Ojus Elementary School

18600 W Dixie Hwy
Miami, FL 33180
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Ojus Elementary School serves 885 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Ojus Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 67% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Ojus Elementary School's student population of 885 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 56 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students885 students
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Total Classroom Teachers56 teachers
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School Comparison

Ojus Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Ojus Elementary School is 0.57, 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
#809 out of 3633 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
61%
33%
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Black
20%
22%
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White
14%
38%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.570.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
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 Ojus Elementary School is C. G. Bethel High School (2.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Aventura City Of Excellence School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Miami Aventura City Of Excellence School Charter School
    Math: 95% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-8 | 1,021 student
    0.8 miles
    3333 Ne 188th St
    Miami, FL 33180
    (305) 466-1499
    0.8 K-8 1,021
  • Miami Highland Oaks Middle School Math: 47% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,070 student
    1.1 miles
    2375 Ne 203rd St
    Miami, FL 33180
    (305) 932-3810
    1.1 6-8 1,070
  • Miami Virginia A Boone-highland Oaks School Math: 70% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 654 students
    1.2 miles
    20500 Ne 24th Ave
    Miami, FL 33180
    (305) 931-1770
    1.2 PK-5 654
  • Miami Greynolds Park Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 724 students
    1.4 miles
    1536 Ne 179th St
    Miami, FL 33162
    (305) 949-2129
    1.4 PK-5 724
  • Miami Aventura Waterways K-8 Center Math: 68% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-8 | 2,134 students
    1.6 miles
    21101 Ne 26th Ave
    Miami, FL 33180
    (305) 933-5200
    1.6 PK-8 2,134

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