Somerset High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#427
College Readiness Index
50.0
Math Proficiency
2.7
Reading Proficiency
2.4
Student/Teacher Ratio
54:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 380 Students
  • 7 Teachers

Somerset High School
23255 SW 115TH AVE
HOMESTEAD, FL 33032

Phone: (305) 257-3737

District: Miami-Dade County Public Schools

Overview

Somerset High School is ranked 23rd within Florida. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Somerset High School is 75 percent. The student body makeup is 53 percent male and 47 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 95 percent. Somerset High School 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 Gold
National Rank
#427
State Rank
#23
Charter Rank
#74

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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 380
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 95%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 79%
Full-Time Teachers 7

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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 37%
Proficient in Math 67%
College Readiness Index 50.0

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large Suburb
Charter School Yes
Magnet School No
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

Somerset High School is 1 of 78 schools in the Miami-Dade County Public Schools.

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