Keys Gate Charter School



Keys Gate Charter School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Keys Gate Charter School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 206
1 229
2 223
3 219
4 176
5 186
6 237
7 295
8 285
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Keys Gate Charter School is a public elementary school located in Homestead, FL in the Dade School District. It enrolls 2,056 students in grades 1st through 12th. Keys Gate Charter School is the 4th largest public school in Florida and the 50th largest nationally. It has 17.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 2,056
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 115
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 50th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 4th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 2,111th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 7th out of 2,205

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Keys Gate Charter School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 1,073
(52%)
129,313
(52%)
 Female 983
(48%)
121,259
(48%)

Keys Gate Charter School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 1,325
(64%)
167,394
(67%)
 White 414
(20%)
19,386
(8%)
 Black 271
(13%)
59,146
(24%)
 Asian 25
(1%)
2,793
(1%)
 Two or More 16
(1%)
1,612
(1%)
 American Indian 4
(0%)
157
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
84
(0%)

Keys Gate Charter School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,163
(57%)
166,410
(66%)
 Not Eligible 679
(33%)
63,997
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 214
(10%)
20,165
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Keys Gate Charter School is ranked 3rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Keys Gate Charter School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (67.0%) is slightly higher than the state average of 61.9%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Keys Gate Charter School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1124
2006 1098
2007 1080
2008 1089
2009 1142
2010 1532
2011 1940
2012 2056

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 1124
2006 N/A
2007 17.3
2008 16.5
2009 16.9
2010 16.7
2011 20.2
2012 17.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.37544483985765
2006 0.1775956284153
2007 0.14444444444444
2008 0.16804407713499
2009 0.27933450087566
2010 0.54242819843342
2011 0.6340206185567
2012 0.66974708171206

Compare Keys Gate Charter School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,790.0% 17.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 
This School 67.0%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Keys Gate Charter School
Homestead, FL
Public KG - 08 2,056 17.9:1  
Lincoln-Marti School # 28
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Private KG - 12 233 5:1 1 miles
Everglades Preparatory Academy
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Public KG - 08 608 21.7:1 2 miles
Gateway Environmental K-8 Learning Center
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Public PK - 08 1,652 14.6:1 2 miles
Campbell Drive Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 555 13.9:1 2 miles
The Charter School at Waterstone
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Public 01 - 05 908 12.3:1 3 miles
Atala Montessori School for Creative Expression
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Private PK - 07 56 3:1 3 miles
Somerset Academy Charter Elementary School (south
Homestead, FL
Public PK - 05 318 15.1:1 3 miles
Hope Academy
Homestead, FL
Private KG - 12 196 14:1 3 miles
Somerset Academy Charter Middle School (south Home
Homestead, FL
Public 06 - 08 132 16.5:1 3 miles
Campbell Drive K-8 Center
Homestead, FL
Public PK - 08 768 14:1 3 miles
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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