Blue Lakes Elementary School



Blue Lakes Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Blue Lakes Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 74
K 51
1 79
2 82
3 56
4 59
5 69
6 11
7 8
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 489 students in grades 1st through 12th. Blue Lakes Elementary School is the 1,590th largest public school in Florida and the 22,985th largest nationally. It has 9.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 489
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 9.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 50
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 22,985th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 1,590th out of 2,354
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 121st out of 2,252
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 774th out of 2,252

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Blue Lakes Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 291
(60%)
129,298
(51%)
 Female 198
(40%)
122,265
(49%)

Blue Lakes Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 440
(90%)
174,039
(69%)
 White 38
(8%)
17,872
(7%)
 Asian 6
(1%)
2,736
(1%)
 Black 4
(1%)
55,006
(22%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
1,677
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
98
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
135
(0%)

Blue Lakes Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 262
(54%)
169,547
(67%)
 Not Eligible 191
(39%)
68,924
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 36
(7%)
13,092
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,316 ranked schools in Florida, Blue Lakes Elementary School is ranked 1,470th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Blue Lakes Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (60.9%) is slightly 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.

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
2013 510
2014 491
2015 489

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
2013 11.3
2014 9.8
2015 9.8

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
2013 0.63137254901961
2014 0.61303462321792
2015 0.60940695296524

Compare Blue Lakes Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
980.0% 9.8:1
 
1,397.3% 14.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 60.9%
 
State Average 61.4%
 

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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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