Leisure City K-8 Center



Leisure City K-8 Center Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Leisure City K-8 Center Students by Grade
PK 101
K 95
1 109
2 124
3 97
4 126
5 124
6 100
7 114
8 131
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Leisure City K-8 Center is a public elementary school located in Homestead, FL in the Dade School District. It enrolls 1,121 students in grades 1st through 12th. Leisure City K-8 Center is the 93rd largest public school in Florida and the 630th largest nationally. It has 16.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,121
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16:1
Full Time Teachers: 70
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 630th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 93rd out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,848th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 135th out of 2,205

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Leisure City K-8 Center Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 574
(51%)
121,259
(48%)
 Male 547
(49%)
129,313
(52%)

Leisure City K-8 Center Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 831
(74%)
167,394
(67%)
 Black 246
(22%)
59,146
(24%)
 White 26
(2%)
19,386
(8%)
 Two or More 8
(1%)
1,612
(1%)
 Asian 7
(1%)
2,793
(1%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
157
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
84
(0%)

Leisure City K-8 Center Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,079
(96%)
166,410
(66%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 21
(2%)
20,165
(8%)
 Not Eligible 21
(2%)
63,997
(26%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Leisure City K-8 Center is ranked 17th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Leisure City K-8 Center students on free and reduced lunch assistance (98.1%) is significantly 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.

Leisure City K-8 Center Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1598
2006 1448
2007 1319
2008 1195
2009 1159
2010 1116
2011 1104
2012 1121

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.3
2006 13.3
2007 13.2
2008 14.3
2009 15.1
2010 15.3
2011 15.5
2012 16

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.9386733416771
2006 0.92403314917127
2007 0.93404094010614
2008 0.9489539748954
2009 0.96376186367558
2010 0.96863799283154
2011 0.97644927536232
2012 0.98126672613738

Compare Leisure City K-8 Center to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,600.0% 16.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 
This School 98.1%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Leisure City K-8 Center
Homestead, FL
Public PK - 08 1,121 16:1  
Irving & Beatrice Peskoe K-8 Center
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Public PK - 08 687 13.5:1 1 miles
Aspira South Youth Leadership Charter School
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Public 06 - 08 321 22.9:1 2 miles
Miami Macarthur South
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Public 06 - 12 71 3.1:1 2 miles
Advantage Academy of Math and Science at Waterston
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Public KG - KG 243 17.4:1 2 miles
Campbell Drive Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 555 13.9:1 2 miles
Campbell Drive K-8 Center
Homestead, FL
Public PK - 08 768 14:1 2 miles
William A. Chapman Elementary School
Homestead, FL
Public PK - 05 517 14.8:1 2 miles
The Charter School at Waterstone
Homestead, FL
Public 01 - 05 908 12.3:1 2 miles
St John'S Episcopal School
Homestead, FL
Private PK - 08 174 12:1 3 miles
Redland Christian Academy
Homestead, FL
Private PK - 12 221 11:1 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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