Miami Lakes Educational Center

Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Miami Lakes Educational Center serves 1,288 students in grades 9-12.
Miami Lakes Educational Center placed in the top 20% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (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 77% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Miami Lakes Educational Center places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Miami Lakes Educational Center's student population of 1,288 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,288 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

Miami Lakes Educational Center is ranked within the top 20% 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 Lakes Educational Center is 0.48, 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
#647 out of 3633 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
66%
33%
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Black
30%
22%
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White
3%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.480.70
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Graduation Rate
≥99%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Miami Lakes Educational Center 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 to Miami Lakes Educational Center is Miami Lakes Educational Center And Technical College (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Miami Lakes Middle School (0.7 miles away)
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