Richmond Perrine Optimist

  • Richmond Perrine Optimist serves 52 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Richmond Perrine Optimist placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.

Top Placements

Richmond Perrine Optimist places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Richmond Perrine Optimist's student population of 52 students has declined by 42% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students52 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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School Comparison

  • Richmond Perrine Optimist is ranked within the bottom 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 Richmond Perrine Optimist is 0.40, 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#3452 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a16:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
27%
33%
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Black
73%
22%
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White
n/a
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.400.70
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Graduation Rate≤20%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
2%
6%
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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

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