Somerset Academy Silver Palms School

Serves grades KG - 8

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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 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
23255 Sw 115 Th Ave
Homestead, FL 33032
Phone
(305) 257-3737
District
MIAMI-DADE
County
MIAMI-DADE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
Yes
Students Enrolled
1902
Classroom Teachers
84

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Florida

10

(10 is best)

Better than 92.9% of FL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Somerset Academy Silver Palms School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

100 80 60 40 20 0
80%
61%
77%
58%
82%
63%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

100 80 60 40 20 0
85%
62%
82%
59%
87%
64%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

100 80 60 40 20 0
87%
58%
82%
57%
92%
60%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 6

100 80 60 40 20 0
77%
55%
72%
55%
82%
55%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 7

100 80 60 40 20 0
80%
56%
77%
53%
82%
58%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

100 80 60 40 20 0
85%
60%
87%
57%
82%
63%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

25 20 15 10 5 0
23
19
17
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 201 10.6%
Grade 1 200 10.5%
Grade 2 181 9.5%
Grade 3 190 10.0%
Grade 4 192 10.1%
Grade 5 185 9.7%
Grade 6 291 15.3%
Grade 7 230 12.1%
Grade 8 232 12.2%
Total 1902 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 4.7% 6.6% 38.7%
Black 8.9% 19.6% 22.5%
Hispanic 84.2% 72.6% 35.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.9% 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 78.3% 67.7% 54.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 66.3% 60.1% 48.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 12.0% 7.7% 5.3%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 2,699,428 21,477,737
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,359.7 394
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.9% 5.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.0% 16.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 34.3% 31.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.9% 26.4%
65 OR OLDER 16.0% 20.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 883,372 7,736,311
Single Parent Households With Children 13.1% 10.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 81.4% 88.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 29.8% 29.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 11.4% 11.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 11.9% 13.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.1% 12.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.8% 18.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 18.1% 19.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 16.4% 15.0%
$15,000 or less 14.4% 10.8%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,193 $2,197,426,000 57.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $391 $138,566,000 3.6%
Staff $451 $159,933,000 4.2%
General Administration $64 $22,839,000 0.6%
School Administration $465 $165,171,000 4.3%
Operation $1,062 $376,906,000 9.8%
Transportation $247 $87,491,000 2.3%
Other $208 $73,795,000 1.9%
Total Support $2,888 $1,024,701,000 26.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,737 $616,323,000 16.1%
Total Expenditures $10,817 $3,838,450,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,693 $16,242,077,000 54.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $410 $1,168,509,000 3.9%
Staff $560 $1,598,875,000 5.4%
General Administration $86 $245,327,000 0.8%
School Administration $505 $1,439,768,000 4.8%
Operation $898 $2,562,551,000 8.6%
Transportation $356 $1,016,052,000 3.4%
Other $241 $688,912,000 2.3%
Total Support $3,057 $8,719,994,000 29.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,717 $4,898,903,000 16.4%
Total Expenditures $10,467 $29,860,974,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%