Keys Gate Charter School



Keys Gate Charter School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Keys Gate Charter School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 203
1 219
2 219
3 229
4 259
5 256
6 255
7 297
8 329
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Keys Gate Charter School is a public elementary school located in Homestead, FL in the Dade School District. It enrolls 2,266 students in grades 1st through 12th. Keys Gate Charter School is the 3rd largest public school in Florida and the 49th largest nationally. It has 16.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 2,266
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 137
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 49th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 3rd out of 2,354
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,952nd out of 2,252
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 3rd out of 2,252

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Keys Gate Charter School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 1,181
(52%)
129,298
(51%)
 Female 1,085
(48%)
122,265
(49%)

Keys Gate Charter School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 1,502
(66%)
174,039
(69%)
 Black 425
(19%)
55,006
(22%)
 White 285
(13%)
17,872
(7%)
 Two or More 33
(1%)
1,677
(1%)
 Asian 17
(1%)
2,736
(1%)
 American Indian 4
(0%)
135
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
98
(0%)

Keys Gate Charter School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Not Eligible 2,024
(89%)
68,924
(27%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 192
(8%)
169,547
(67%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 50
(2%)
13,092
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,316 ranked schools in Florida, Keys Gate Charter School is ranked 1,669th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Keys Gate Charter School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (10.7%) is significantly lower than the state average of 61.4%. 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.

Keys Gate Charter School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1124
2006 1098
2007 1080
2008 1089
2009 1142
2010 1532
2011 1940
2012 2056
2013 2212
2014 2293
2015 2266

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 1124
2006 N/A
2007 17.3
2008 16.5
2009 16.9
2010 16.7
2011 20.2
2012 17.9
2013 19.6
2014 19.6
2015 16.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.37544483985765
2006 0.1775956284153
2007 0.14444444444444
2008 0.16804407713499
2009 0.27933450087566
2010 0.54242819843342
2011 0.6340206185567
2012 0.66974708171206
2013 0.6876130198915
2014 0.72873964238988
2015 0.10679611650485

Compare Keys Gate Charter School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,397.3% 14.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,650.0% 16.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 10.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 61.4%
 

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Public KG - 08 2,266 16.5:1  
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