Hibiscus Elementary School

  • Hibiscus Elementary School serves 527 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 61% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 57% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.

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School Overview

  • Hibiscus Elementary School's student population of 527 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students527 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Hibiscus Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Hibiscus Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Hibiscus Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hibiscus Elementary School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#1444 out of 3,601 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hibiscus Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hibiscus Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Hibiscus Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Hibiscus Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Hispanic
8%
32%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Hibiscus Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
91%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Hibiscus Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
1%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Hibiscus Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Hibiscus Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Florida by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hibiscus Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.170.46
This chart display the diversity score of Hibiscus Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hibiscus Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hibiscus Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDade School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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