South Hialeah Elementary School

265 E 5th St
Hialeah, FL 33010
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
South Hialeah Elementary School serves 946 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
South Hialeah Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 66% (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 55% (which is equal to the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

South Hialeah Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

South Hialeah Elementary School's student population of 946 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 64 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students946 students
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Total Classroom Teachers64 teachers
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School Comparison

South Hialeah Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% 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 South Hialeah Elementary School is 0.08, 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
#1305 out of 3633 schools
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of South Hialeah Elementary School, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of South Hialeah Elementary School 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of South Hialeah Elementary School 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
96%
33%
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Black
3%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in South Hialeah Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
1%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in South Hialeah Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
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4%
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Diversity Score
0.080.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in South Hialeah Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Hialeah Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
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 South Hialeah Elementary School is Miami Springs Senior High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Miami Springs Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hialeah Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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