18055 Homestead Ave
Miami, FL 33157
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Richmond Perrine Optimist serves 52 students in grades 6-12.
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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Richmond Perrine Optimist's student population of 52 students has declined by 35% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-12
Total Students
52 students
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School Rankings

Richmond Perrine Optimist is ranked within the bottom 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 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 Data
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State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#2971 out of 3628 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
15:1
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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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.40
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Graduation Rate
≤20%
87%
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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 District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Students: 52 students
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≤20% (Btm 50% in FL)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.40 (Btm 50%)

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