Blue Lakes Elementary School



Blue Lakes Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Blue Lakes Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 71
K 59
1 67
2 63
3 80
4 79
5 69
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Blue Lakes Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Miami, FL in the Dade School District. It enrolls 488 students in grades 1st through 12th. Blue Lakes Elementary School is the 1,538th largest public school in Florida and the 22,639th largest nationally. It has 10.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 488
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 10.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 46
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 22,639th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 1,538th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 163rd out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 925th out of 2,205

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Blue Lakes Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 278
(57%)
129,313
(52%)
 Female 210
(43%)
121,259
(48%)

Blue Lakes Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 414
(85%)
167,394
(67%)
 White 62
(13%)
19,386
(8%)
 Asian 6
(1%)
2,793
(1%)
 Black 5
(1%)
59,146
(24%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
1,612
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
84
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
157
(0%)

Blue Lakes Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 237
(49%)
166,410
(66%)
 Not Eligible 197
(40%)
63,997
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 54
(11%)
20,165
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Blue Lakes Elementary School is ranked 1,414th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Blue Lakes Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (59.6%) is slightly 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.

Blue Lakes Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 545
2006 490
2007 476
2008 482
2009 524
2010 534
2011 538
2012 488

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 10.9
2006 12
2007 9.9
2008 10.1
2009 10.7
2010 10.7
2011 9.8
2012 10.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.40366972477064
2006 0.41428571428571
2007 0.40756302521008
2008 0.4896265560166
2009 0.55534351145038
2010 0.60112359550562
2011 0.60594795539033
2012 0.59631147540984

Compare Blue Lakes Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,060.0% 10.6:1
 
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 59.6%
 
State Average 61.9%
 

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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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