South Miami K-8 Center



South Miami K-8 Center Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

South Miami K-8 Center Students by Grade
PK 4
K 76
1 82
2 73
3 127
4 142
5 133
6 80
7 72
8 64
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

South Miami K-8 Center is a public elementary school located in South Miami, FL in the Dade School District. It enrolls 853 students in grades 1st through 12th. South Miami K-8 Center is the 400th largest public school in Florida and the 3,179th largest nationally. It has 14.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 853
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 59
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 3,179th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 400th out of 2,354
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,133rd out of 2,252
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 391st out of 2,252

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South Miami K-8 Center Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 454
(53%)
122,265
(49%)
 Male 399
(47%)
129,298
(51%)

South Miami K-8 Center Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 622
(73%)
174,039
(69%)
 Black 115
(13%)
55,006
(22%)
 White 93
(11%)
17,872
(7%)
 Two or More 14
(2%)
1,677
(1%)
 Asian 9
(1%)
2,736
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
98
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
135
(0%)

South Miami K-8 Center Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 479
(56%)
169,547
(67%)
 Not Eligible 314
(37%)
68,924
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 60
(7%)
13,092
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,316 ranked schools in Florida, South Miami K-8 Center is ranked 515th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of South Miami K-8 Center students on free and reduced lunch assistance (63.2%) is slightly higher than the state average of 61.4%. 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.

South Miami K-8 Center Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 570
2006 589
2007 704
2008 800
2009 878
2010 849
2011 825
2012 812
2013 827
2014 847
2015 853

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15
2006 12.8
2007 12.8
2008 12.8
2009 14.6
2010 14.4
2011 13.8
2012 14.2
2013 15
2014 14.6
2015 14.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.49122807017544
2006 0.52971137521222
2007 0.49147727272727
2008 0.5475
2009 0.58200455580866
2010 0.59481743227326
2011 0.60969696969697
2012 0.59605911330049
2013 0.60580411124547
2014 0.59858323494687
2015 0.63188745603751

Compare South Miami K-8 Center to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,397.3% 14.0:1
 
1,450.0% 14.5:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 61.4%
 
This School 63.2%
 

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Public PK - 08 853 14.5:1  
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