Miami Lakes Middle School

  • Miami Lakes Middle School serves 1,265 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 73% (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 68% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Miami Lakes Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 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%.

Top Placements

Miami Lakes Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Miami Lakes Middle School's student population of 1,265 students has grown by 23% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,265 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Miami Lakes Middle School 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Miami Lakes Middle School is 0.39, 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 School Rank#701 out of 3633 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
75%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Miami Lakes Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
22%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Miami Lakes Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
3%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Miami Lakes Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Miami Lakes Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.390.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Miami Lakes Middle 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
8%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Miami Lakes Middle 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

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