Hialeah Gardens Middle School

  • Hialeah Gardens Middle School serves 1,735 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 62% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Hialeah Gardens Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62%.

School Overview

  • Hialeah Gardens Middle School's student population of 1,735 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 70 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,735 students
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Total Classroom Teachers70 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hialeah Gardens Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,650 schools in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hialeah Gardens Middle School is 0.04, 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 School Rank (16-17)#1401 out of 3650 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
57%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:116:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
98%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Hialeah Gardens Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
22%
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White
2%
38%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hialeah Gardens Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.040.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hialeah Gardens 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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