Miami Lakes Educational Center Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,118
College Readiness Index
32.6
Math Proficiency
2.6
Reading Proficiency
3.1
Student/Teacher Ratio
22:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,487 Students
  • 67 Teachers

Miami Lakes Educational Center
5780 NW 158TH ST
MIAMI LAKES, FL 33014

Phone: (305) 557-1100

District: Miami-Dade County Public Schools

Overview

Miami Lakes Educational Center is ranked 63rd within Florida. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Miami Lakes Educational Center is 53 percent. The student body makeup is 44 percent male and 56 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 97 percent. Miami Lakes Educational Center is 1 of 78 high schools in the Miami-Dade County Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1118
State Rank
#63
Magnet Rank
#175

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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 1,487
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 97%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 73%
Full-Time Teachers 67

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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 65%
Proficient in Math 61%
College Readiness Index 32.6

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large Suburb
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

Miami Lakes Educational Center is 1 of 78 schools in the Miami-Dade County Public Schools.

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