Miami Youth Academy

  • Miami Youth Academy serves 23 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (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 <50% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.

School Overview

  • Miami Youth Academy's student population of 23 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students23 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Miami Youth Academy
Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Miami Youth Academy by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#1836 out of 3,601 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Miami Youth Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Miami Youth Academy 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 Ration/a16:1
Hispanic
30%
32%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Miami Youth Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
53%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Miami Youth Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
17%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Miami Youth Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Miami Youth Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.610.70
This chart display the diversity score of Miami Youth Academy and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Miami Youth Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free 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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