5801 Augusto St
Miami, FL 33146
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Ponce De Leon Middle School serves 1,206 students in grades 6-8.
Ponce De Leon Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 59% (which is equal to the Florida state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Ponce De Leon Middle School's student population of 1,206 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 62 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
1,206 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
62 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Ponce De Leon Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,628 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Ponce De Leon Middle School is 0.29, 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 Data
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State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1380 out of 3628 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
59%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ponce De Leon Middle School 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ponce De Leon Middle School 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
84%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Ponce De Leon Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
8%
22%
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White
7%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score
0.29
This chart display the diversity score of Ponce De Leon Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ponce De Leon Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ponce De Leon Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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I love this school, one of my best school ever.
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this school is great. its also very large. i give it 5 stars out of 5.
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 1,206 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 93%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 59% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 62% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.29 (Btm 50%)

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