Southwest Miami High School

8855 Sw 50th Terrace, Miami, FL 33165 | (305) 274-0181
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 2,893
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 8855 Sw 50th Ter, Miami, FL 33165
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: 2,893
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 140.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 20.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 1,459 (50.4%)
  • Females: 1,434 (49.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 383 (13.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 1,513 (52.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 1,896 (65.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Southwest Miami High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.07%
Black401.4%
Asian230.8%
Hispanic2,60990.2%
White2197.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Southwest Miami High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade79027.3%
10th Grade78827.2%
11th Grade71224.6%
12th Grade60320.8%
Graduation and Dropouts (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
82.0%
District:
68.0%
Dropout Rate
School:
2.4%
District:
4.0%
State:
2.0%
Teacher Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree
School:
46.0%
District:
55.5%
State:
65.3%
Percent of Teachers with a Ph.D.
School:
3.6%
District:
2.0%
State:
1.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Non-Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
2.4%
State:
4.8%
Percent of Classes Taught By Teachers (Out-of-Field) of Their Background
School:
1.2%
State:
4.8%
Source: FL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Southwest Miami High School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on September 14, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • EXCELLENT SCHOOL!!! Teachers and all of the Administration Staff are really on teh ball. Couldn't ask for a better school.

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