Miami Gardens Elementary School

  • Miami Gardens Elementary School serves 277 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Miami Gardens Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62%.

Top Placements

Miami Gardens Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Miami Gardens Elementary School's student population of 277 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students277 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Miami Gardens Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Miami Gardens Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,633 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Miami Gardens Elementary School is 0.57, 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 Testing Rank#1376 out of 3633 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Miami Gardens Elementary 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Miami Gardens Elementary 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Miami Gardens Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
47%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Miami Gardens Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
46%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Miami Gardens Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
6%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Miami Gardens Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Miami Gardens Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.570.70
This chart display the diversity score of Miami Gardens Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Miami Gardens Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Miami Gardens Elementary 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

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Miami Gardens Elementary School is His House (0.4 miles away)
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