Somerset Academy Charter Middle School (south Homestead)

  • Somerset Academy Charter Middle School (south Homestead) serves 439 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 54% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 58% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.

School Overview

  • Somerset Academy Charter Middle School (south Homestead)'s student population of 439 students has grown by 149% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 287% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students439 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Somerset Academy Charter Middle School (south Homestead)'s student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Somerset Academy Charter Middle School (south Homestead) is 0.41, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#1772 out of 3,601 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Somerset Academy Charter Middle School (south Homestead) and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Somerset Academy Charter Middle School (south Homestead) and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Somerset Academy Charter Middle School (south Homestead) and the public school average student teacher ratio of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
75%
32%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Somerset Academy Charter Middle School (south Homestead) and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
7%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Somerset Academy Charter Middle School (south Homestead) and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
17%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Somerset Academy Charter Middle School (south Homestead) and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Somerset Academy Charter Middle School (south Homestead).This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.410.46
This chart display the diversity score of Somerset Academy Charter Middle School (south Homestead) and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Somerset Academy Charter Middle School (south Homestead) and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Somerset Academy Charter Middle School (south Homestead) and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDade School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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