Sunset Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 5

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
5120 Sw 72 Nd St
Miami, FL 33143
Phone
(305) 661-8527
District
DADE
County
MIAMI-DADE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
Yes
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1185
Classroom Teachers
81

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Florida

10

(10 is best)

Better than 99.4% of FL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Sunset Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 74 31
Proficiency in Reading 76 28
Proficiency in Math 72 33

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 77 32
Proficiency in Reading 74 29
Proficiency in Math 79 35

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 70 33
Proficiency in Reading 71 29
Proficiency in Math 69 36

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.63
AVG FOR DISTRICT 17.11
AVG FOR STATE 15.12
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 20 1.7%
Kindergarten 66 5.6%
Grade 1 203 17.1%
Grade 2 242 20.4%
Grade 3 224 18.9%
Grade 4 230 19.4%
Grade 5 200 16.9%
Total 1185 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 29.1% 7.1% 40.3%
Black 3.5% 21.2% 23.1%
Hispanic 64.8% 70.5% 33.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.6% 1.1% 2.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 15.2% 70.8% 57.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 13.0% 64.9% 52.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.2% 6.0% 4.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 2,702,602 20,984,400
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,361.3 385
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.8% 5.5%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.0% 17.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 35.1% 31.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.8% 26.6%
65 OR OLDER 15.3% 19.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 858,289 7,510,882
Single Parent Households With Children 13.5% 10.5%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 81.0% 87.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 27.8% 28.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 9.6% 9.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 10.7% 11.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.2% 11.6%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.4% 18.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 18.9% 20.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 17.8% 16.7%
$15,000 or less 16.3% 12.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,748 $2,055,364,092 56.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $387 $138,383,073 3.8%
Staff $421 $150,540,759 4.1%
General Administration $59 $21,097,161 0.6%
School Administration $450 $160,910,550 4.4%
Operation $996 $356,148,684 9.7%
Transportation $241 $86,176,539 2.4%
Other $187 $66,867,273 1.8%
Total Support $2,741 $980,124,039 26.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,732 $619,326,828 16.9%
Total Expenditures $10,221 $3,654,814,959 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,400 $15,221,833,056 54.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $390 $1,100,159,133 3.9%
Staff $557 $1,570,409,114 5.6%
General Administration $81 $229,141,573 0.8%
School Administration $489 $1,377,487,423 4.9%
Operation $859 $2,422,319,570 8.7%
Transportation $332 $936,173,621 3.3%
Other $234 $658,627,188 2.4%
Total Support $2,943 $8,294,539,760 29.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,578 $4,448,108,537 15.9%
Total Expenditures $9,921 $27,964,693,164 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%