Miami Central Senior High School

  • Miami Central Senior High School serves 1,823 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 28% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 24% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.

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School Overview

  • Miami Central Senior High School's student population of 1,823 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 110 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,823 students
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Total Classroom Teachers110 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Miami Central Senior High School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Miami Central Senior High School is 0.32, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#3457 out of 3,601 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Miami Central Senior High 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)
24%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Miami Central Senior High 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 Ratio17:116:1
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Hispanic
20%
32%
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Black
80%
22%
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White
n/a
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Miami Central Senior High School and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Miami Central Senior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.320.70
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Graduation Rate
73%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Miami Central Senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDADE School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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