Joella Good Elementary School

  • Joella Good Elementary School serves 1,015 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 61% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Joella Good Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to 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% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Joella Good Elementary School's student population of 1,015 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 63 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students1,015 students
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Total Classroom Teachers63 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Joella Good Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Joella Good Elementary School is 0.44, 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#1043 out of 3633 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
American Indian
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n/a
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
71%
33%
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Black
25%
22%
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White
2%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.440.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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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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