Miami Killian Senior High School

  • Miami Killian Senior High School serves 2,178 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 32% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 46% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Miami Killian Senior High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.
  • Miami Killian Senior High School operates within the Dade School District.
  • Dade School District's 80% graduation rate is lower than the Florida state average of 82%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Miami Killian Senior High School's student population of 2178 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 89 teachers has declined by 19% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,178 students
Miami Killian Senior High School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Miami Killian Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers89 teachers
Miami Killian Senior High School Total Teachers (1989-2016)
Students by GradeMiami Killian Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Miami Killian Senior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3601 schools in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Miami Killian Senior High School is 0.52, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
54%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
52%
Student : Teacher Ratio24:116:1
Miami Killian Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2016)
Asian
1%
3%
Miami Killian Senior High School Asian Students (1989-2016)
Hispanic
65%
32%
Miami Killian Senior High School Black Students (1989-2016)
Black
22%
23%
Miami Killian Senior High School Black Students (1989-2016)
White
12%
39%
Miami Killian Senior High School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Miami Killian Senior High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
All Ethnic GroupsMiami Killian Senior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownFL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.520.46
Miami Killian Senior High School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Graduation Rate
84%
82%
Miami Killian Senior High School Graduation Rate (2011-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
48%
Miami Killian Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
Miami Killian Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Miami Killian Senior High School is Dade School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 74 school districts in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Dade School District's student population of 357,931 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 80% has increased from 71% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $9,718 in this district is less than the state average of $12,987. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $10,356 is less than the state average of $13,734. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NameDade School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    524
    22
    Number of Students Managed357,93110,175
    Dade School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    52%
    54%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    52%
    52%
    District Graduation Rate
    80%
    82%
    District Total Revenue$3,443 MM$132 MM
    District Spending$3,669 MM$140 MM
    District Revenue / Student$9,718$12,987
    District Spending / Student$10,356$13,734
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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