Ruth K. Broad Bay Harbor K-8 Center

  • Ruth K. Broad Bay Harbor K-8 Center serves 1,336 students in grades PK-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the FL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • Ruth K. Broad Bay Harbor K-8 Center operates within the Dade School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1336 students has grown by 10% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 74 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 1,336 students
Ruth K. Broad Bay Harbor K-8 Center Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Ruth K. Broad Bay Harbor K-8 Center Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 74 teachers
Ruth K. Broad Bay Harbor K-8 Center Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Ruth K. Broad Bay Harbor K-8 Center Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.52 is more than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1
Ruth K. Broad Bay Harbor K-8 Center Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
1%
3%
Ruth K. Broad Bay Harbor K-8 Center Asian Students (1991-2015)
Hispanic
56%
31%
Ruth K. Broad Bay Harbor K-8 Center Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
2%
23%
Ruth K. Broad Bay Harbor K-8 Center Black Students (1988-2015)
White
41%
40%
Ruth K. Broad Bay Harbor K-8 Center White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
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Ruth K. Broad Bay Harbor K-8 Center Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.52 0.46
Ruth K. Broad Bay Harbor K-8 Center Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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Ruth K. Broad Bay Harbor K-8 Center Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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Ruth K. Broad Bay Harbor K-8 Center Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Dade School District's student population of 356,762 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,221 in this district is less than the state average of $11,664. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,613 is less than the state average of $11,759. The district spending/student has declined by 9% over four years.
School District Name Dade School District
Number of Schools
Managed
519
22
Number of Students Managed 356,762 10,184
Dade School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $3,267 MM $119 MM
Dade School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $3,405 MM $120 MM
Dade School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $9,221 $11,664
Dade School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $9,613 $11,759
Dade School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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