Mater Academy Charter Middle School

  • Mater Academy Charter Middle School serves 1,282 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 73% (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 68% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Mater Academy Charter Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 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%.

Top Placements

Mater Academy Charter Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Mater Academy Charter Middle School's student population of 1,282 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,282 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mater Academy Charter Middle School is ranked within the top 20% 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 27:1 has increased from 26:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mater Academy Charter Middle School is 0.10, 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)#651 out of 3650 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Mater Academy Charter Middle 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)
68%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mater Academy Charter Middle 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 Ratio27:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Mater Academy Charter Middle School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
95%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Mater Academy Charter Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
4%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Mater Academy Charter Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
1%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Mater Academy Charter Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mater Academy Charter Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.100.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mater Academy Charter 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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