Henry S. West Laboratory School

5300 Carillo St, Coral Gables, FL 33146 | (305) 661-7661
  • Grades: PK-6
  • Student Enrollment: 240
Rating
Not Available

5 out of 5 | 1 Review
Find Old Friends From Henry S. West Laboratory School

Use the form below to search for alumni from Henry S. West Laboratory School.

First Name:
Last Name:
Graduation Year
Powered by Classmates.com®

School Description

School Summary and Highlights
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: 240
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 18.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 112 (46.7%)
  • Females: 127 (52.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 10 (4.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 34 (14.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 44 (18.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Henry S. West Laboratory School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black4217.5%
Asian41.7%
Hispanic12451.7%
White6928.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Henry S. West Laboratory School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten3213.3%
1st Grade3514.6%
2nd Grade4920.4%
3rd Grade4820.0%
4th Grade3414.2%
5th Grade3916.3%
6th Grade31.3%
Teacher Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree
School:
38.9%
District:
55.5%
State:
65.3%
Percent of Classes Taught by Non-Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
7.5%
State:
4.8%
Percent of Classes Taught By Teachers (Out-of-Field) of Their Background
School:
4.7%
State:
4.8%
Source: FL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Overall Rating: 5

5
5 out of 5 | 1 Review
The Overall Rating is the school's average rating from parents, students, school faculty and staff. The highest rating is five apples and the lowest is one apple.

Share Your Review About This School

Rate This School
Suggested Topics for Reviews
  • Principal leadership and staff
  • Overall ranking and student achievement
  • Teacher involvement and guidance
  • Extracurricular activities and sports
  • Classroom, building and playground safety
  • School homework load appropriateness
Enter Your Review Below
Enter Your Email Below
Reviews Containing the Following Will Not Be Accepted
  • Offensive or innappropriate comments, including allegations of criminal behavior
  • Names of individuals (faculty, staff, teachers, or students)
I am a and Accept the Terms of Use

1 review for Henry S. West Laboratory School

  • Reviewed by Former Student on July 13, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • When I went to this school I felt that I learned what I needed to learn very well. The teachers not only do their job but, they do it well so the students can excel in their academic studies. I also would like to thank all my teachers for helping me learn important life skills.

School Map and Similar Schools Nearby

Click to Activate Map of Nearby School Campuses
Private
Public
This School
Similar Schools Nearby
George W. Carver Elementary School
PK-5 | 470 Students | 1.0 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Sunset Elementary School
PK-5 | 1,129 Students | 1.1 miles away
Not Yet Rated
David Fairchild Elementary School
PK-5 | 612 Students | 1.2 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Frances S. Tucker Elementary School
PK-5 | 371 Students | 1.2 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Coconut Grove Elementary School
PK-5 | 346 Students | 2.0 miles away
Not Yet Rated
South Miami Elementary School
PK-8 | 879 Students | 2.1 miles away

5 out of 5
Ludlam Elementary School
PK-5 | 461 Students | 2.1 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Coral Gables Elementary School
PK-5 | 629 Students | 2.6 miles away

4.5 out of 5
Silver Bluff Elementary School
PK-5 | 565 Students | 2.8 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Sylvania Heights Elementary School
PK-5 | 601 Students | 2.9 miles away

5 out of 5

School Community Forum

Join a discussion about Henry S. West Laboratory School and talk to others in the community including students, parents, teachers, and administrators.

Popular Discussion Topics
  • Admissions and Registration Questions (e.g. Dress Code and Discipline Policy)
  • School Calendar and Upcoming Events (e.g. Graduation)
  • After School Programs, Extracurricular Activities, and Athletics (e.g. Football)
  • News and Announcements (e.g. Yearbook and Class Supply List Details)
  • Graduate and Alumni Events (e.g. Organizing Class Reunions)
blog comments powered by Disqus
Navigation
Rankings
Nearby Cities
Sponsored Links
K-12 Articles
Democracy in Action
There is still over a year until the general election, but the election cycle has been in full...
Keep Kids Learning All Summer
Early in the 20th century schools in urban districts operated all year `round. However, in rural...
It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year!
For most of the country, school is starting up this week or later this month-at the beginning of...