Design & Architecture Senior High Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#19
College Readiness Index
98.0
Math Proficiency
3.6
Reading Proficiency
3.9
Student/Teacher Ratio
15:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 480 Students
  • 32 Teachers

Design & Architecture Senior High
4001 NE 2ND AVE
MIAMI, FL 33137

Phone: (305) 573-7135

District: Miami-Dade County Public Schools

Overview

Academic programs at Design and Architecture Senior High (DASH) include fashion, entertainment, visual communications, fine art, architecture and industrial design. Students at DASH combine courses from their chosen programs with traditional math, science and language arts courses offered with honors and AP options. Admittance to Design and Architecture Senior High requires online and in-person auditions and an optional workshop. Parents can participate in the school’s Parent Teacher Student Association.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#19
State Rank
#3
Magnet Rank
#8

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 480
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 75%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 41%
Full-Time Teachers 32

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 92%
Proficient in Math 100%
College Readiness Index 98.0

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large City
Charter School No
Magnet School Yes
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 78
Total Students 100,999
Proficient in Reading (district average) 42%
Proficient in Math (district average) 44%
College Readiness (district average) 42.0

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Nearby Schools

Design & Architecture Senior High is 1 of 78 schools in the Miami-Dade County Public Schools.

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