School For Advanced Studies-wolfson

  • School For Advanced Studies-wolfson serves 116 students in grades 11-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is higher than the FL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 60%.
  • School For Advanced Studies-wolfson operates within the Dade School District.
  • Dade School District's 68% graduation rate is lower than the FL state average of 71%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 116 students has grown by 19% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 11-12
Total Students 116 students
School For Advanced Studies-wolfson Total Students (2001-2015)
Gender % School For Advanced Studies-wolfson Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 4 teachers
School For Advanced Studies-wolfson Total Teachers (2001-2015)
Students by Grade School For Advanced Studies-wolfson Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 has increased from 24:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.55 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 29:1 16:1
School For Advanced Studies-wolfson Student Teacher Ratio (2001-2015)
Asian
4%
3%
School For Advanced Studies-wolfson Asian Students (2001-2015)
Hispanic
63%
31%
School For Advanced Studies-wolfson Black Students (2001-2015)
Black
19%
23%
School For Advanced Studies-wolfson Black Students (2001-2015)
White
14%
40%
School For Advanced Studies-wolfson White Students (2001-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
School For Advanced Studies-wolfson Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups School For Advanced Studies-wolfson All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown FL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.55 0.46
School For Advanced Studies-wolfson Diversity Score (2001-2015)
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.
46%
53%
School For Advanced Studies-wolfson Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2015)
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.
7%
5%
School For Advanced Studies-wolfson Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2015)

District Comparison

  • Dade School District's student population of 356,762 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 68% has decreased from 95% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,790 in this district is less than the state average of $12,021. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,082 is less than the state average of $12,230. The district spending/student has declined by 12% 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 (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 68% 71%
Dade School District Graduation Rate (2001-2010)
District Total Revenue $3,488 MM $122 MM
Dade School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $3,591 MM $125 MM
Dade School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,790 $12,021
Dade School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,082 $12,230
Dade School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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