8435 W 36th Ave
Hialeah, FL 33018
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
West Lakes Preparatory Academy serves 180 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
West Lakes Preparatory Academy 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

West Lakes Preparatory Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

West Lakes Preparatory Academy's student population of 180 students has grown by 462% over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has grown by 175% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
180 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
11 teachers
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School Rankings

West Lakes Preparatory Academy is ranked within the top 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 West Lakes Preparatory Academy is 0.30, 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
#1253 out of 3628 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
8%
3%
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Hispanic
83%
33%
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Black
4%
22%
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White
4%
38%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.30
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
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)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 180 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.30 (Btm 50%)

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