Biscayne Gardens Elementary



Biscayne Gardens Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Biscayne Gardens Elementary Students by Grade
PK 70
K 116
1 100
2 90
3 106
4 100
5 90
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Biscayne Gardens Elementary is a public elementary school located in Miami, FL in the Dade School District. It enrolls 672 students in grades 1st through 12th. Biscayne Gardens Elementary is the 874th largest public school in Florida and the 8,949th largest nationally. It has 13.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 672
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 49
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 8,949th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 874th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 798th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 753rd out of 2,205

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Biscayne Gardens Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 354
(53%)
129,313
(52%)
 Female 318
(47%)
121,259
(48%)

Biscayne Gardens Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 586
(87%)
59,146
(24%)
 Hispanic 69
(10%)
167,394
(67%)
 White 11
(2%)
19,386
(8%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
1,612
(1%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
2,793
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
84
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
157
(0%)

Biscayne Gardens Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 568
(85%)
166,410
(66%)
 Not Eligible 70
(10%)
63,997
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 34
(5%)
20,165
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Biscayne Gardens Elementary is ranked 325th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Biscayne Gardens Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (89.6%) 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.

Biscayne Gardens Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 965
2006 903
2007 754
2008 740
2009 663
2010 667
2011 667
2012 672

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.4
2006 13.3
2007 11.6
2008 13.1
2009 13.7
2010 13.9
2011 13.3
2012 13.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.82176165803109
2006 0.80066445182724
2007 0.76657824933687
2008 0.86351351351351
2009 0.87330316742081
2010 0.89505247376312
2011 0.91154422788606
2012 0.89583333333333

Compare Biscayne Gardens Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,370.0% 13.7:1
 
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 89.6%
 

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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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