Sweetwater Elementary School

10655 Sw 4th St, Miami, FL 33174 | (305) 559-1101
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 997
Rating
Not Available

3.5 out of 5 | 3 Reviews
Find Old Friends From Sweetwater Elementary School

Use the form below to search for alumni from Sweetwater Elementary School.

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

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: 997
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 63.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 504 (50.6%)
  • Females: 492 (49.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 142 (14.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 794 (79.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 936 (93.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Sweetwater Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black60.6%
Asian20.2%
Hispanic98198.4%
White70.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Sweetwater Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten525.2%
Kindergarten14114.1%
1st Grade15115.1%
2nd Grade15815.8%
3rd Grade15715.7%
4th Grade14914.9%
5th Grade18919.0%
Teacher Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree
School:
41.3%
District:
55.5%
State:
65.3%
Percent of Classes Taught by Non-Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
0.08%
State:
4.8%
Source: FL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Overall Rating: 3.5

3.5
3.5 out of 5 | 3 Reviews
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

3 reviews for Sweetwater Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on October 31, 2010
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I was offended by the way the staff greeted me when I went to pick up my son.

School Map and Similar Schools Nearby

Click to Activate Map of Nearby School Campuses
Private
Public
This School
Similar Schools Nearby
E.w.f. Stirrup Elementary School
PK-5 | 874 Students | 1.0 miles away

5 out of 5
Coral Park Elementary School
PK-5 | 1,086 Students | 1.2 miles away

5 out of 5
Dr. Carlos J. Finlay Elementary School
PK-5 | 562 Students | 1.3 miles away

4 out of 5
Marjory Stoneman Douglas Elementary School
PK-5 | 1,206 Students | 1.3 miles away

5 out of 5
Rockway Elementary School
PK-5 | 471 Students | 1.9 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Wesley Matthews Elementary School
PK-5 | 614 Students | 1.9 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Charles R Hadley Elementary School
PK-5 | 1,082 Students | 2.3 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Olympia Heights Elementary School
PK-5 | 561 Students | 2.4 miles away

5 out of 5
Everglades K-8 Center School
PK-8 | 1,159 Students | 2.4 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Village Green Elementary School
PK-5 | 411 Students | 2.5 miles away

5 out of 5

School Community Forum

Join a discussion about Sweetwater Elementary 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
The Adolescent Monster
"What happened to my sweet little baby?" Every parent has or will ask that sometime during the...
Idle Hands
The worst affliction affecting our kids today is not teen pregnancy, drugs and alcohol, or...
Imho
I was watching Headline News's news ticker when I read something that made me LOL. The ticker said...