PROFICIENCY 68% 37% higher than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #104 of 522 in DADE
  • Ranked #3 of 8 in Tamiami
  • Ranked #657 of 4322 in Florida
Proficiency Averages
50%DADE
63%Tamiami
49%Florida

Zora Neale Hurston Elementary School is a school servicing grades PK to 5 and is located in the district of "DADE" in Tamiami, FL. There are a total of 761 students and 52 teachers at Zora Neale Hurston Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 15 to 1. There are a total of 532 free lunch students and 66 reduced lunch students.

Zora Neale Hurston Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 68.0%, which is 37% higher than the Florida average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students761
Teachers52
Student/Teacher ratio15:1
Free lunch532
Reduced lunch66

 

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 Zora Neale Hurston Elementary 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
All69%
370-74%
470-74%
560-64%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All67%
370-74%
460-64%
565-69%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
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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Zora Neale Hurston Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictFloridaNational
Caucasian 1.3% 7.7% 40.9% 51.1%
African American 0.5% 22.9% 22.8% 15.9%
Asian 0.9% 1.2% 2.6% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 97.1% 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 0.3% 0.6% 3.2% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
W. R. Thomas Middle School73%0.1Tamiami, FL
Joe Hall Elementary School66%0.5Tamiami, FL
Greenglade Elementary School64%0.5Tamiami, FL
Wesley Matthews Elementary School70%0.9Tamiami, FL
Village Green Elementary School60%1.0Tamiami, FL
Royal Green Elementary School64%1.5Kendale Lakes, FL
Bent Tree Elementary School66%1.7Kendale Lakes, FL
Bridgeprep Academy Of Village Green55%1.7Kendale Lakes, FL
Dr. Carlos J. Finlay Elementary67%1.9University Park, FL
Ethel Koger Beckham Elementary84%1.9Kendale Lakes, FL
Marjory Stoneman Douglas Elementary62%1.9Tamiami, FL
Paul W. Bell Middle School40%2.1Tamiami, 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%
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