Miami Palmetto Senior High School

Tel: (305)235-1360
  • Miami Palmetto Senior High School serves 2,588 students in grades 8-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the FL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 61%.
  • Miami Palmetto Senior High School operates within the Dade School District.
  • Dade School District's 68% graduation rate is lower than the FL state average of 71%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 2588 students has declined by 7% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 105 teachers has declined by 17% over five years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students2,588 students
Miami Palmetto Senior High School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Miami Palmetto Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers105 teachers
Miami Palmetto Senior High School Total Teachers (1989-2016)
Students by GradeMiami Palmetto Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 22:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.66 is more than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio25:116:1
Miami Palmetto Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2016)
Asian
3%
3%
Miami Palmetto Senior High School Asian Students (1989-2016)
Hispanic
46%
32%
Miami Palmetto Senior High School Black Students (1989-2016)
Black
18%
23%
Miami Palmetto Senior High School Black Students (1989-2016)
White
32%
39%
Miami Palmetto Senior High School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Miami Palmetto Senior High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsMiami Palmetto Senior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownFL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.660.46
Miami Palmetto Senior High School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
48%
Miami Palmetto Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
Miami Palmetto Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

District Comparison

  • Dade School District's student population of 357,931 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 68% has increased from 56% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,718 in this district is less than the state average of $12,987. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,356 is less than the state average of $13,734. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameDade School District
Number of Schools
Managed
524
22
Number of Students Managed357,93110,175
Dade School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
Graduation Rate68%71%
Dade School District Graduation Rate (2002-2016)
District Total Revenue$3,443 MM$132 MM
Dade School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$3,669 MM$140 MM
Dade School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$9,718$12,987
Dade School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$10,356$13,734
Dade School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Miami Miami Palmetto Senior High Adult
    Grades: AE
    0 miles
    7460 Sw 118th St
    Miami, FL 33156
    (305)235-1360
    0 AE n/a
  • Miami Palmetto Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 616 students
    0.5 miles
    12401 Sw 74th Ave
    Miami, FL 33156
    (305)238-4306
    0.5 PK-5 616
  • Miami Palmetto Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1063 students
    0.7 miles
    7351 Sw 128th St
    Miami, FL 33156
    (305)238-3911
    0.7 6-8 1063
  • Miami Vineland K-8 Center
    Grades: PK-8 | 942 students
    1 miles
    8455 Sw 119th St
    Miami, FL 33156
    (305)238-7931
    1 PK-8 942
  • Miami Howard Drive Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 640 students
    1.2 miles
    7750 Sw 136th St
    Miami, FL 33156
    (305)235-1412
    1.2 PK-5 640

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Did You Know?
Florida public schools have a diversity score of 0.46, which is higher than the national average of 0.32. The most diverse school district in Florida is Palm Beach School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Florida or national school diversity statistics.