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
9 501
10 503
11 431
12 405

Homestead Senior High School is a public high school of the Dade School District located in Homestead, FL. It has 1,840 students in grades 9th through 12th. Homestead Senior High School is the 199th largest public high school in Florida and the 2,055th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 18.0 to 1.

Total Students: 1,840
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18:1
Full Time Teachers: 102
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 2,055th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 199th out of 1,137
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 488th out of 945
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 155th out of 947

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Homestead Senior High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 953
(52%)
58,929
(50%)
 Female 887
(48%)
58,201
(50%)

Homestead Senior High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 988
(54%)
80,351
(69%)
 Black 789
(43%)
25,764
(22%)
 White 50
(3%)
9,128
(8%)
 Two or More 7
(0%)
422
(0%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
94
(0%)
 Asian 3
(0%)
1,344
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
27
(0%)

Homestead Senior High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,586
(86%)
73,613
(63%)
 Not Eligible 198
(11%)
36,267
(31%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 56
(3%)
7,250
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Homestead Senior High School is ranked 44th out of 1,042 ranked schools in Florida, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Homestead Senior High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (89.2%) is significantly higher than the state average of 52.9%. 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
2013 1734
2014 1780
2015 1840

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
2013 15.9
2014 17.8
2015 18

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
2013 0.89792387543253
2014 0.88483146067416
2015 0.89239130434783

Compare Homestead Senior High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,661.3% 16.6:1
 
1,800.0% 18.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 52.9%
 
This School 89.2%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Homestead Senior High School
Homestead, FL
Public 09 - 12 1,840 18:1  
Everglades Preparatory Academy High School
Homestead, FL
Public 09 - 12 528 22:1 2 miles
School for Advanced Studies Homestead
Homestead, FL
Public 11 - 12 113 37.7:1 2 miles
Ace Academy South
Florida City, FL
Private KG - 09 100 5:1 2 miles
Keys Gate Charter High School
Homestead, FL
Public 09 - 12 1,170 20.2:1 2 miles
Somerset Academy Charter High School (south Homestead)
Homestead, FL
Public 09 - 12 181 25.9:1 2 miles
Colonial Christian School
Homestead, FL
Private PK - 12 222 12:1 3 miles
Medical Academy for Science and Technology (M.a.s.t.) @ Home
Homestead, FL
Public 09 - 12 514 21.4:1 3 miles
Hope Academy
Homestead, FL
Private KG - 12 383 15:1 3 miles
Center for International Education a Cambridge Associate School
Homestead, FL
Public 09 - 12 142 14.2:1 3 miles
Neva King Cooper Educational Center
Homestead, FL
Public PK - 12 105 4:1 3 miles
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