Avocado Elementary School

16969 Sw 294th St, Homestead, FL 33030 | (305) 247-4942
  • Grades: PK-3
  • Student Enrollment: 668
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Dade County School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $9,933
  • Graduation Rate: 58.5%
  • Dropout Rate: 6.0%
  • Students Per Teacher: 16.0
  • Enrolled Students: 345,962

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 668
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 48.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 355 (53.1%)
  • Females: 311 (46.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 56 (8.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 511 (76.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 567 (84.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Avocado Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Avocado Elementary School
  Number Percent
1st Grade17926.8%
2nd Grade16424.6%
3rd Grade18728.0%
Teacher Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree
Percent of Teachers with a Ph.D.
Percent of Classes Taught by Non-Highly Qualified Teachers
Source: FL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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