Homestead Senior High School



Homestead Senior High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Homestead Senior High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 444
10 498
11 476
12 446

Homestead Senior High School is a public high school of the Dade School District located in Homestead, FL. It has 1,864 students in grades 9th through 12th. Homestead Senior High School is the 175th largest public high school in Florida and the 1,860th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 16.4 to 1.

Total Students: 1,864
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 114

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Homestead Senior High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 985
(53%)
55,834
(50%)
 Female 879
(47%)
55,030
(50%)

Homestead Senior High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 968
(52%)
72,591
(65%)
 Black 813
(44%)
26,642
(24%)
 White 70
(4%)
9,814
(9%)
 Asian 7
(0%)
1,388
(1%)
 Two or More 5
(0%)
291
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
114
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
24
(0%)

Homestead Senior High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,579
(85%)
66,858
(60%)
 Not Eligible 207
(11%)
34,036
(31%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 78
(4%)
9,970
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Homestead Senior High School is ranked 27th out of 0 ranked schools in Florida, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Homestead Senior High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (88.9%) is significantly higher than the state average of 51.0%. 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.

Homestead Senior High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 2885
2006 2751
2007 2505
2008 2121
2009 1840
2010 1830
2011 1955
2012 1864

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.5
2006 17.9
2007 16.8
2008 16.4
2009 14.7
2010 17.3
2011 16.9
2012 16.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.66447140381282
2006 0.69538349691021
2007 0.72934131736527
2008 0.76756247053277
2009 0.83423913043478
2010 0.84426229508197
2011 0.89411764705882
2012 0.88894849785408

Compare Homestead Senior High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,602.5% 16.0:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,640.0% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 51.0%
 
This School 88.9%
 

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