Miami Heights Elementary School



Miami Heights Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Miami Heights Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 106
K 185
1 169
2 154
3 205
4 166
5 182
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Miami Heights Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Miami, FL in the Dade School District. It enrolls 1,167 students in grades 1st through 12th. Miami Heights Elementary School is the 82nd largest public school in Florida and the 510th largest nationally. It has 14.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,167
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 79
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 510th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 82nd out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,347th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 68th out of 2,205

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Miami Heights Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 623
(53%)
129,313
(52%)
 Female 544
(47%)
121,259
(48%)

Miami Heights Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 1,012
(87%)
167,394
(67%)
 Black 110
(9%)
59,146
(24%)
 White 30
(3%)
19,386
(8%)
 Asian 6
(1%)
2,793
(1%)
 Two or More 6
(1%)
1,612
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
157
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
84
(0%)

Miami Heights Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 950
(81%)
166,410
(66%)
 Not Eligible 139
(12%)
63,997
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 78
(7%)
20,165
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Miami Heights Elementary School is ranked 25th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Miami Heights Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (88.1%) 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 Heights Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1262
2006 1363
2007 1289
2008 1204
2009 1162
2010 1168
2011 1170
2012 1167

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15
2006 16.2
2007 13.6
2008 12.9
2009 14.6
2010 14.2
2011 14.1
2012 14.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.71315372424723
2006 0.76008804108584
2007 0.75096974398759
2008 0.78820598006645
2009 0.83390705679862
2010 0.87071917808219
2011 0.87863247863248
2012 0.8808911739503

Compare Miami Heights Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,480.0% 14.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 
This School 88.1%
 

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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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