Henry H. Filer Middle School

  • Henry H. Filer Middle School serves 719 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 43% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 38% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Henry H. Filer Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Henry H. Filer Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Henry H. Filer Middle School's student population of 719 students has declined by 22% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students719 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Henry H. Filer Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,633 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Henry H. Filer Middle School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank#2804 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
97%
33%
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Black
2%
22%
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White
1%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Henry H. Filer Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.060.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Henry H. Filer Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDade School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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