Miami Beach Senior High School

  • Miami Beach Senior High School serves 2,383 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the FL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 60%.
  • Miami Beach Senior High School operates within the Dade School District.
  • Dade School District's 68% graduation rate is lower than the FL state average of 71%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 2383 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 108 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,383 students
Miami Beach Senior High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Miami Beach Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers108 teachers
Miami Beach Senior High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeMiami Beach Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio22:116:1
Miami Beach Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
1%
3%
Miami Beach Senior High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
67%
31%
Miami Beach Senior High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
8%
23%
Miami Beach Senior High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
24%
40%
Miami Beach Senior High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/an/a
Miami Beach Senior High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic GroupsMiami Beach Senior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownFL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.490.46
Miami Beach Senior High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
60%
53%
Miami Beach Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
5%
Miami Beach Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Dade School District's student population of 356,762 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 68% has decreased from 95% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,664 in this district is less than the state average of $11,888. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,299 is less than the state average of $12,571. The district spending/student has declined by 10% over four years.
School District NameDade School District
Number of Schools
Managed
519
22
Number of Students Managed356,76210,184
Dade School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate68%71%
Dade School District Graduation Rate (2001-2010)
District Total Revenue$3,443 MM$132 MM
Dade School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending$3,669 MM$140 MM
Dade School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student$9,664$11,888
Dade School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student$10,299$12,571
Dade School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

5  11/4/2007
The hospitality programis great! The teachers really know you and you usually you keep the same ones around from 3-4 years! Extracurricular activities are too many, you will always find things going on! By the way they are building a brand new school!!! Love it!
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