Somerset Palms Academy

12001 Sw 72nd St
Miami, FL 33183
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Somerset Palms Academy serves 285 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Somerset Palms Academy placed in the top 20% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 48%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 285 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Somerset Palms Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

Category
Attribute
Most improved public schools

School Overview

Somerset Palms Academy's student population of 285 students has grown by 196% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 33% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
285 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
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School Rankings

Somerset Palms Academy is ranked within the top 20% of all 3,655 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Somerset Palms Academy is 0.10, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#660 out of 3655 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
16:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
95%
36%
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Black
2%
21%
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White
3%
36%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.10
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Somerset Palms Academy's ranking?
Somerset Palms Academy is ranked #660 out of 3,655 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Florida.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
55-59% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 48% FL state average), while 75-79% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average).
How many students attend Somerset Palms Academy?
285 students attend Somerset Palms Academy.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
95% of Somerset Palms Academy students are Hispanic, 3% of students are White, and 2% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Somerset Palms Academy?
Somerset Palms Academy has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Florida state average of 16:1.
What grades does Somerset Palms Academy offer ?
Somerset Palms Academy offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-8
What school district is Somerset Palms Academy part of?
Somerset Palms Academy is part of Miami-Dade School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 285 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

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