Key Biscayne K-8 Center

  • Key Biscayne K-8 Center serves 1,381 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 85% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 76% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Key Biscayne K-8 Center placed in the top 10% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.

Top Placements

Key Biscayne K-8 Center places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Key Biscayne K-8 Center's student population of 1,381 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 81 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2006)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students1,381 students
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Total Classroom Teachers81 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Key Biscayne K-8 Center is ranked within the top 10% of all 3,601 schools in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Key Biscayne K-8 Center is 0.32, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank
3%
22%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
54%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
80%
32%
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Black
n/a
23%
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White
20%
39%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Key Biscayne K-8 Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.320.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDade School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Key Biscayne Mast Academy Magnet School
    Grades: 7-12 | 1142 students
    3.3 miles
    3979 Rickenbacker Cswy
    Key Biscayne, FL 33149
    (305)365-6278
    3.3 7-12 1142
  • Key Biscayne Amikids Miami-dade South Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 60 students
    4.0 miles
    1820 Arthur Lamb Jr Rd
    Key Biscayne, FL 33149
    (305)363-6160
    4.0 6-12 60
  • Miami Southside Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-5 | 769 students
    5.2 miles
    45 Sw 13th St
    Miami, FL 33130
    (305)371-3311
    5.2 PK-5 769
  • Miami Coral Way K-8 Center
    Grades: PK-8 | 1460 students
    5.3 miles
    1950 Sw 13th Ave
    Miami, FL 33145
    (305)854-0515
    5.3 PK-8 1460
  • Miami Bridgeprep Academy Of Arts & Minds Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 385 students
    5.4 miles
    3138 Commodore Plz
    Miami, FL 33133
    (305)448-1100
    5.4 9-12 385

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