Miami Macarthur South

  • Miami Macarthur South serves 120 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (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 ≤20% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.

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School Overview

  • Miami Macarthur South's student population of 120 students has grown by 33% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students120 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Miami Macarthur South's student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has increased from 5:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Miami Macarthur South is 0.51, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#3465 out of 3,601 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
57%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Miami Macarthur South 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 Ratio6:116:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
44%
32%
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Black
55%
22%
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White
1%
39%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Miami Macarthur South.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.510.46
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Graduation Rate40-59%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Miami Macarthur South 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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