PROFICIENCY 40% 19% lower than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #306 of 522 in DADE
  • Ranked #8 of 8 in Tamiami
  • Ranked #2579 of 4322 in Florida
Proficiency Averages
50%DADE
63%Tamiami
49%Florida

Paul W. Bell Middle School is a school servicing grades 6 to 8 and is located in the district of "DADE" in Tamiami, FL. There are a total of 438 students and 26 teachers at Paul W. Bell Middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of 17 to 1. There are a total of 366 free lunch students and 40 reduced lunch students.

Paul W. Bell Middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 40.0%, which is 19% lower than the Florida average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students438
Teachers26
Student/Teacher ratio17:1
Free lunch366
Reduced lunch40

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Paul W. Bell Middle School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All40%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
640-44%
735-39%
840-44%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All40%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
630-34%
735-39%
850-54%
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Paul W. Bell Middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictFloridaNational
Caucasian 1.4% 7.7% 40.9% 51.1%
African American 0.4% 22.9% 22.8% 15.9%
Asian 1.0% 1.2% 2.6% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 97.2% 67.5% 30.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.1% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.0% 0.6% 3.2% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Marjory Stoneman Douglas Elementary62%0.2Tamiami, FL
Dr. Carlos J. Finlay Elementary67%0.8University Park, FL
Sweetwater Elementary School54%1.3Sweetwater, FL
Wesley Matthews Elementary School70%1.4Tamiami, FL
Pinecrest Academy (north Campus)86%1.6Fountainebleau, FL
Renaissance Elementary Charter School88%2.0Doral, FL
E.w.f. Stirrup Elementary School55%2.0Fountainebleau, FL
W. R. Thomas Middle School73%2.1Tamiami, FL
Ruben Dario Middle School38%2.1Fountainebleau, FL
Joe Hall Elementary School66%2.1Tamiami, FL
Doral Academy Charter Middle School82%2.1Doral, FL
Doral Academy Of Technology95%2.1Doral, FL

Tamiami demographics profile

StatisticTamiamiFloridaNational
Population57,79619,934,451318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)8,20229491
Median age43.941.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)52%54%55%
Speak English6%72%79%
Speak Spanish92%21%13%

Education level achieved in Tamiami

IndexTamiamiFloridaNational
Completed 8th grade79.7%84.0%84.3%
Completed high school78.4%83.0%83.0%
Completed some college49.4%58.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree36.4%37.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors26.2%27.9%30.3%
Completed masters7.5%10.0%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.2%3.1%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.8%1.1%1.3%
Source: The Paul W. Bell Middle School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.