305 Ne 2nd Rd
Homestead, FL 33030
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Somerset Academy Charter High School (south Homestead) serves 339 students in grades 9-12.
Somerset Academy Charter High School (south Homestead) placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (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 54% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Somerset Academy Charter High School (south Homestead)'s student population of 339 students has grown by 36% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 112% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
339 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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School Calendar

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Date
Last day of school
June 08, 2022 (Wednesday)

School Rankings

Somerset Academy Charter High School (south Homestead) 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 Somerset Academy Charter High School (south Homestead) is 0.37, 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
This School
State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#2101 out of 3628 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
78%
33%
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Black
8%
22%
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White
13%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.37
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
87%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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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: Charter School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 339 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 87%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 50% in FL)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.37 (Btm 50%)

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