Ada Merritt K-8 Center



Ada Merritt K-8 Center Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ada Merritt K-8 Center Students by Grade
PK 0
K 72
1 72
2 69
3 78
4 63
5 73
6 99
7 112
8 90
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Ada Merritt K-8 Center is a public elementary school located in Miami, FL in the Dade School District. It enrolls 728 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ada Merritt K-8 Center is the 683rd largest public school in Florida and the 6,465th largest nationally. It has 14.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 728
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 49
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 6,465th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 683rd out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,402nd out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 753rd out of 2,205

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Ada Merritt K-8 Center Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 376
(52%)
121,259
(48%)
 Male 352
(48%)
129,313
(52%)

Ada Merritt K-8 Center Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 459
(63%)
167,394
(67%)
 White 213
(29%)
19,386
(8%)
 Black 45
(6%)
59,146
(24%)
 Asian 6
(1%)
2,793
(1%)
 Two or More 5
(1%)
1,612
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
84
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
157
(0%)

Ada Merritt K-8 Center Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 503
(69%)
63,997
(26%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 177
(24%)
166,410
(66%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 48
(7%)
20,165
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Ada Merritt K-8 Center is ranked 1,644th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ada Merritt K-8 Center students on free and reduced lunch assistance (30.9%) is significantly lower than the state average of 61.9%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Ada Merritt K-8 Center Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 525
2006 581
2007 586
2008 622
2009 677
2010 722
2011 745
2012 728

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.9
2006 13.8
2007 11.1
2008 11
2009 12.2
2010 14.4
2011 15.9
2012 14.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.2952380952381
2006 0.29948364888124
2007 0.27303754266212
2008 0.28938906752412
2009 0.31757754800591
2010 0.31717451523546
2011 0.32080536912752
2012 0.30906593406593

Compare Ada Merritt K-8 Center to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,490.0% 14.9:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 30.9%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

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Ada Merritt K-8 Center
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Public PK - 08 728 14.9:1  
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Public PK - 05 849 14.6:1 1 miles
Lincoln-Marti Community Agency 01-931
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Private PK - KG 270 13:1 1 miles
Downtown Miami Charter School
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Public PK - 06 656 16:1 1 miles
Mater East Academy Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 336 19.8:1 1 miles
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Public PK - 05 1,120 17.2:1 1 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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