Miami Northwestern Senior High School

1100 Nw 71st St
Miami, FL 33150
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Miami Northwestern Senior High School serves 1,511 students in grades 9-12.
Miami Northwestern 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 32% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher 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 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Miami Northwestern Senior High School's student population of 1,511 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 85 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,511 students
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Total Classroom Teachers85 teachers
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School Comparison

Miami Northwestern Senior High School is ranked within the bottom 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 Northwestern Senior High School is 0.22, 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
#3267 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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3%
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Hispanic
11%
33%
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Black
88%
22%
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White
1%
38%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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4%
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Diversity Score
0.220.70
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Graduation Rate
89%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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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 Northwestern Senior High School is D.a. Dorsey Technical College (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Edison Park K-8 Center (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Holmes Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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