Miami Gardens Elementary School



Miami Gardens Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Miami Gardens Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 29
K 40
1 48
2 45
3 40
4 52
5 38
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Miami Gardens Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Miami Gardens, FL in the Dade School District. It enrolls 292 students in grades 1st through 12th. Miami Gardens Elementary School is the 1,914th largest public school in Florida and the 41,910th largest nationally. It has 15.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 292
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 19
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 41,910th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 1,914th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,626th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,968th out of 2,205

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Miami Gardens Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 151
(52%)
129,313
(52%)
 Female 141
(48%)
121,259
(48%)

Miami Gardens Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 164
(56%)
167,394
(67%)
 Black 119
(41%)
59,146
(24%)
 White 8
(3%)
19,386
(8%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
1,612
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
157
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
2,793
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
84
(0%)

Miami Gardens Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 253
(87%)
166,410
(66%)
 Not Eligible 26
(9%)
63,997
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 13
(4%)
20,165
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Miami Gardens Elementary School is ranked 1,505th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Miami Gardens Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (91.1%) 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.

Miami Gardens Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 392
2006 369
2007 350
2008 342
2009 326
2010 298
2011 321
2012 292

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.1
2006 14.2
2007 11.5
2008 12.9
2009 13
2010 13
2011 14.6
2012 15.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.88010204081633
2006 0.85636856368564
2007 0.89142857142857
2008 0.90643274853801
2009 0.93251533742331
2010 0.93288590604027
2011 0.93146417445483
2012 0.91095890410959

Compare Miami Gardens Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,540.0% 15.4:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 
This School 91.1%
 

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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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