North County K-8 Center



North County K-8 Center Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

North County K-8 Center Students by Grade
PK 18
K 51
1 39
2 51
3 51
4 38
5 33
6 45
7 38
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

North County K-8 Center is a public elementary school located in Miami Gardens, FL in the Dade School District. It enrolls 364 students in grades 1st through 12th. North County K-8 Center is the 1,811th largest public school in Florida and the 35,256th largest nationally. It has 13.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 364
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 27
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 35,256th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 1,811th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 713th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,802nd out of 2,205

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North County K-8 Center Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 184
(51%)
129,313
(52%)
 Female 180
(49%)
121,259
(48%)

North County K-8 Center Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 332
(91%)
59,146
(24%)
 Hispanic 25
(7%)
167,394
(67%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
1,612
(1%)
 White 2
(1%)
19,386
(8%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
157
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
2,793
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
84
(0%)

North County K-8 Center Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 334
(92%)
166,410
(66%)
 Not Eligible 17
(5%)
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, North County K-8 Center is ranked 1,211th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of North County K-8 Center students on free and reduced lunch assistance (95.3%) 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.

North County K-8 Center Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 455
2006 413
2007 393
2008 400
2009 352
2010 360
2011 338
2012 364

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13
2006 12.5
2007 11.9
2008 13.1
2009 11.7
2010 12.4
2011 13
2012 13.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.88571428571429
2006 0.84503631961259
2007 0.86259541984733
2008 0.8975
2009 0.96022727272727
2010 0.92777777777778
2011 0.96153846153846
2012 0.9532967032967

Compare North County K-8 Center to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,350.0% 13.5:1
 
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 
This School 95.3%
 

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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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