Southwood Middle School
Southwood Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:
- Category Attribute
- Reading/Language Arts Proficiency Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
- Southwood Middle School's student population of 1,425 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
- The teacher population of 66 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
|School Type||Magnet School|
|Grades Offered||Grades 6-8|
|Total Students||1,425 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||66 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
- Southwood Middle School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,633 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School||State Level (FL)|
|Overall Testing Rank||#729 out of 3633 schools|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||22:1||16:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Dade School District|
Nearby Public Schools
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Miami Dr. Henry E. Perrine Academy Of The Arts Grades: K-5 | 721 students
8851 Sw 168th St
Miami, FL 33157
(305) 235-2442 0.9 K-5 721
- Miami Howard Drive Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 582 students
7750 Sw 136th St
Miami, FL 33156
(305) 235-1412 1.7 PK-5 582
- Miami Whispering Pines Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 544 students
18929 Sw 89th Rd
Miami, FL 33157
(305) 238-7382 2.2 PK-5 544
- Miami Boystown Grades: PK-12 | 46 students
9525 Sterling Dr
Miami, FL 33147
(305) 694-4444 2.3 PK-12 46
I love this school. The pro about this school is that the food is great and the staff is very nice. But, the cons of this school is that it could get a little bit overcrowded
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