Mater Academy

7700 Nw 98th St
Hialeah, FL 33016
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Mater Academy serves 1,285 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Mater Academy 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 48%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 61% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 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 64% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 1,285 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

School Overview

Mater Academy's student population of 1,285 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 63 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
1,285 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
63 teachers
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School Rankings

Mater Academy is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,655 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Mater Academy 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1148 out of 3655 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
98%
36%
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Black
1%
21%
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White
1%
36%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.04
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Mater Academy's ranking?
Mater Academy is ranked #1148 out of 3,655 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Florida.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
53% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 48% FL state average), while 61% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average).
How many students attend Mater Academy?
1,285 students attend Mater Academy.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
98% of Mater Academy students are Hispanic, 1% of students are Black, and 1% of students are White.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Mater Academy?
Mater Academy has a student ration of 20:1, which is higher than the Florida state average of 16:1.
What grades does Mater Academy offer ?
Mater Academy offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Mater Academy part of?
Mater Academy is part of Miami-Dade School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 1,285 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

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