Tropical 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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
4545 Sw 104 Th Ave
Miami, FL 33165
Phone
(305) 221-0284
District
MIAMI-DADE
County
MIAMI-DADE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
429
Classroom Teachers
34

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Florida

6

(10 is best)

Better than 50.0% of FL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

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

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 76 60
Proficiency in Reading 74 58
Proficiency in Math 77 63

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 48 61
Proficiency in Reading 44 58
Proficiency in Math 51 64

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 42 58
Proficiency in Reading 41 56
Proficiency in Math 43 60

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 12.62
AVG FOR DISTRICT 19.20
AVG FOR STATE 17.31
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 146 34.0%
Kindergarten 66 15.4%
Grade 1 46 10.7%
Grade 2 54 12.6%
Grade 3 41 9.6%
Grade 4 43 10.0%
Grade 5 33 7.7%
Total 429 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 2.6% 6.7% 39.1%
Black 1.4% 20.2% 22.7%
Hispanic 94.9% 71.9% 34.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.9% 1.1% 2.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.1% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 81.6% 68.9% 55.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 73.4% 61.7% 49.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.2% 7.2% 5.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 2,715,516 21,299,325
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,367.8 391
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.8% 5.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 16.9% 17.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 34.8% 31.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.9% 26.5%
65 OR OLDER 15.6% 19.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 870,051 7,621,760
Single Parent Households With Children 13.3% 10.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 81.5% 88.0%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 28.8% 29.2%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 10.5% 10.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 11.3% 12.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.6% 11.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.7% 18.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 18.3% 19.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 17.2% 15.9%
$15,000 or less 15.3% 11.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,982 $2,137,063,518 56.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $387 $138,255,363 3.6%
Staff $432 $154,331,568 4.1%
General Administration $65 $23,221,185 0.6%
School Administration $460 $164,334,540 4.3%
Operation $1,028 $367,251,972 9.7%
Transportation $247 $88,240,503 2.3%
Other $189 $67,520,061 1.8%
Total Support $2,807 $1,002,797,943 26.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,806 $645,191,694 17.0%
Total Expenditures $10,595 $3,785,053,155 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,518 $15,680,419,620 54.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $393 $1,115,927,502 3.9%
Staff $562 $1,597,036,017 5.5%
General Administration $82 $233,184,247 0.8%
School Administration $499 $1,416,837,032 4.9%
Operation $863 $2,452,400,846 8.5%
Transportation $345 $980,412,168 3.4%
Other $230 $654,234,812 2.3%
Total Support $2,974 $8,449,491,174 29.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,686 $4,789,826,724 16.6%
Total Expenditures $10,178 $28,920,342,915 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%