Ponce De Leon Middle School

5801 Augusto St
Miami, FL 33146
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
5.00 5 1 (2 reviews)
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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 63% (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 59% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
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 TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,206 students
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Total Classroom Teachers62 teachers
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School Comparison

Ponce De Leon Middle School is ranked within the top 50% 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 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1245 out of 3633 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
55%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
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American Indian
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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%
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Diversity Score
0.290.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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 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 Ponce De Leon Middle School is True North Classical Academy High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Henry S. West Laboratory School (0.2 miles away)
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  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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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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