Miami Carol City High School

3422 Nw 187th St, Opa-Locka, FL 33056 | (305) 621-5681
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,844
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4.5 out of 5 | 3 Reviews
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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.
  • Magnet School
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: 1,844
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 117.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 869 (47.1%)
  • Females: 973 (52.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 124 (6.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 1,225 (66.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 1,349 (73.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Miami Carol City High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Miami Carol City High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade45524.7%
10th Grade39621.5%
11th Grade49326.7%
12th Grade50027.1%
Graduation and Dropouts (2010)
Graduation Rate
Dropout Rate
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
Percent of Classes Taught By Teachers (Out-of-Field) of Their Background
Source: FL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 4.5

4.5 out of 5 | 3 Reviews
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3 reviews for Miami Carol City High School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on September 24, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • that school is the best.
  • Reviewed by Student on September 28, 2007
  • Rating: 3 (3 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • this school has an AWESOME BAND. i LOVE the TENOR SAXOPHONES. they sound good when they do got their horns. but the overall band is good. maybe sherea need to go teach the varsity some stuff.
  • Reviewed by Former Student on August 30, 2007
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Back in the 1960's this was the best school around. We all grew up in Carol City, from elementary, junior high to high school. We all lived in the neighborhood "hood" and it was great. Things changed a lot over the years. But I still have great memories or "Carol City"!!

    A long time ago student!!!

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