Miami Northwestern Senior High School

  • Miami Northwestern Senior High School serves 1,432 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 26% (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 28% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Florida state level of 16:1.

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School Overview

  • Miami Northwestern Senior High School's student population of 1,432 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 90 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,432 students
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Total Classroom Teachers90 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Miami Northwestern Senior High School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Miami Northwestern Senior High School is 0.17, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#3343 out of 3,601 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
57%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
9%
32%
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Black
91%
22%
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White
n/a
39%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Miami Northwestern Senior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.170.70
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Graduation Rate
85%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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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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