David Lawrence Jr. K-8 Center School

Serves grades PK - 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
15000 Bay Vista Blvd
North Miami, FL 33181
Phone
(305) 354-2600
District
MIAMI-DADE
County
MIAMI-DADE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1469
Classroom Teachers
79

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Florida

5

(10 is best)

Better than 49.1% of FL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

David Lawrence Jr. K-8 Center School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
55%
61%
52%
58%
57%
63%
55%
61%
52%
58%
57%
63%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
62%
62%
62%
59%
62%
64%
62%
62%
62%
59%
62%
64%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
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State

Grade 5

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
55%
58%
52%
57%
57%
60%
55%
58%
52%
57%
57%
60%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 6

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
50%
55%
47%
55%
52%
55%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
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State

Grade 7

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
57%
56%
57%
53%
57%
58%
57%
56%
57%
53%
57%
58%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
57%
60%
57%
57%
57%
63%
57%
60%
57%
57%
57%
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
19
19
17
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 36 2.5%
Kindergarten 113 7.7%
Grade 1 131 8.9%
Grade 2 129 8.8%
Grade 3 166 11.3%
Grade 4 141 9.6%
Grade 5 179 12.2%
Grade 6 194 13.2%
Grade 7 186 12.7%
Grade 8 194 13.2%
Total 1469 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 8.2% 6.6% 38.7%
Black 30.4% 19.6% 22.5%
Hispanic 60.0% 72.6% 35.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.2% 1.1% 2.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.1% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 75.9% 67.7% 54.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 66.4% 60.1% 48.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.5% 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%