Somerset Academy Charter Elementary School (south Homestead)

Somerset Academy Charter Elementary School (south Homestead) serves 531 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Somerset Academy Charter Elementary School (south Homestead) placed in the top 20% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75% (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 66% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Somerset Academy Charter Elementary School (south Homestead) ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Somerset Academy Charter Elementary School (south Homestead)'s student population of 531 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students531 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Rankings

Somerset Academy Charter Elementary School (south Homestead) is ranked within the top 20% 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 Somerset Academy Charter Elementary School (south Homestead) is 0.27, 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
#708 out of 3633 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
85%
33%
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Black
7%
22%
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White
6%
38%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.270.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Somerset Academy Charter Elementary School (south Homestead) is Somerset Academy Charter High School (south Homestead) (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Somerset Academy Charter Middle School (south Homestead) (0.0 miles away)
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