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  • Dr. Carlos J. Finlay Elementary
  • 851 Sw 117th Ave, University Park
  • DADE
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 537
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
  • Olympia Heights Elementary School
  • 9797 Sw 40th St, University Park
  • DADE
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 526
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1

University Park school information

IndexUniversity ParkFloridaNational
Average Test Scores60%49%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a17:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a3,38879,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,64024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4667,963
The University Park, FL educational system consists of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. University Park public schools have average test scores of 60% which is 21% higher than than the Florida average and 21% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of University Park public schools is n/a, compared to 17:1 in Florida and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 82.0% of students have completed 8th grade, 79.7% have completed high school, 29.2% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 3.7% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in University Park

IndexUniversity ParkFloridaNational
Completed 8th grade82.0%84.0%84.3%
Completed high school79.7%83.0%83.0%
Completed some college48.7%58.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree37.6%37.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors29.2%27.9%30.3%
Completed masters9.1%10.0%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.7%3.1%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.4%1.1%1.3%

University Park, FL School Districts

Dade County School District

There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in University Park. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for University Park, FL schools is 60%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In University Park, FL, an average of 82.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 79.7% have completed high school.

To customize your list of University Park schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of University Park, FL schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Richmond West, FL35,45990%82%
Aventura, FL37,51587%77%
Key Biscayne, FL12,93586%74%
South Miami, FL12,20779%60%
Bay Harbor Islands, FL5,88577%56%
University Park, FL26,15060%21%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Clinton, IA26,14884%70%
Rockledge, FL26,14456%13%
East Lake-Orient Park, FL26,16042%15%
Shoreview, MN26,16159%19%
Smithtown, NY26,16260%22%
University Park, FL26,15060%21%
Source: The University Park, FL education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.