Excelsior Charter Academy



Excelsior Charter Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Excelsior Charter Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 30
1 22
2 35
3 16
4 21
5 25
6 29
7 22
8 23
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Excelsior Charter Academy is a public elementary school located in Miami Gardens, FL in the Dade School District. It enrolls 223 students in grades 1st through 12th. Excelsior Charter Academy is the 1,986th largest public school in Florida and the 46,888th largest nationally. It has 27.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 223
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 27.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 8
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 46,888th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 1,986th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 2,190th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 2,127th out of 2,205

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Excelsior Charter Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 116
(52%)
129,313
(52%)
 Female 107
(48%)
121,259
(48%)

Excelsior Charter Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 177
(79%)
59,146
(24%)
 Hispanic 38
(17%)
167,394
(67%)
 Two or More 5
(2%)
1,612
(1%)
 White 1
(0%)
19,386
(8%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
2,793
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
84
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
157
(0%)

Excelsior Charter Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 191
(86%)
166,410
(66%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 22
(10%)
20,165
(8%)
 Not Eligible 10
(4%)
63,997
(26%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Excelsior Charter Academy is ranked 1,674th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Excelsior Charter Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (95.5%) 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.

Excelsior Charter Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2007 N/A
2008 N/A
2009 157
2010 227
2011 203
2012 223

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2007 N/A
2008 N/A
2009 18.5
2010 16.2
2011 22.6
2012 27.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2007
2008
2009 0.93630573248408
2010 0.94713656387665
2011 0.93103448275862
2012 0.95515695067265

Compare Excelsior Charter Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,790.0% 27.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 
This School 95.5%
 

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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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