South Dade Senior High School



South Dade Senior High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

South Dade 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
9 864
10 867
11 805
12 825

South Dade Senior High School is a public high school of the Dade School District located in Homestead, FL. It has 3,361 students in grades 9th through 12th. South Dade Senior High School is the 7th largest public high school in Florida and the 114th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 21.3 to 1.

Total Students: 3,361
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 21.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 158

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South Dade Senior High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 1,769
(53%)
55,834
(50%)
 Female 1,592
(47%)
55,030
(50%)

South Dade Senior High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 2,154
(64%)
72,591
(65%)
 Black 694
(21%)
26,642
(24%)
 White 458
(14%)
9,814
(9%)
 Asian 35
(1%)
1,388
(1%)
 Two or More 10
(0%)
291
(0%)
 American Indian 10
(0%)
114
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
24
(0%)

South Dade Senior High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 2,407
(72%)
66,858
(60%)
 Not Eligible 736
(22%)
34,036
(31%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 218
(6%)
9,970
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

South Dade Senior High School is ranked 2nd out of 0 ranked schools in Florida, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of South Dade Senior High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (78.1%) 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.

South Dade Senior High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 2761
2006 2683
2007 2570
2008 2929
2009 3431
2010 3499
2011 3427
2012 3361

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21.6
2006 19.7
2007 19.3
2008 19.2
2009 20.1
2010 21
2011 21
2012 21.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.60123143788482
2006 0.58292955646664
2007 0.60894941634241
2008 0.62478661659269
2009 0.65578548528126
2010 0.69419834238354
2011 0.72833381966735
2012 0.78101755429932

Compare South Dade Senior High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,602.5% 16.0:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
2,130.0% 21.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 51.0%
 
This School 78.1%
 

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