Somerset Academy At Silver Palms School

Serves grades KG - 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
23255 Sw 115 Th Ave
Homestead, FL 33032
Phone
(305) 257-3737
District
DADE
County
MIAMI-DADE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
Yes
Students Enrolled
775
Classroom Teachers
44

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Florida

10

(10 is best)

Better than 95.1% of FL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

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

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 55 31
Proficiency in Reading 48 28
Proficiency in Math 62 33

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 52 32
Proficiency in Reading 41 29
Proficiency in Math 63 35

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 61 33
Proficiency in Reading 55 29
Proficiency in Math 67 36

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 17.61
AVG FOR DISTRICT 17.11
AVG FOR STATE 15.12
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 176 22.7%
Grade 1 164 21.2%
Grade 2 159 20.5%
Grade 3 91 11.7%
Grade 4 87 11.2%
Grade 5 98 12.6%
Total 775 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 4.9% 7.1% 40.3%
Black 8.2% 21.2% 23.1%
Hispanic 85.0% 70.5% 33.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.4% 1.1% 2.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.1% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 72.5% 70.8% 57.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 61.0% 64.9% 52.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.5% 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%