|Rating||10 out of 10|
|Grades||Pre-Kindergarten to 9th grade|
|Location||660 SW 3RD ST
MIAMI, FL 33130
Ada Merritt K-8 Center has an academic rating significantly above the average for Florida elementary schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 13th in the best public elementary schools in Florida.
Data Citation: Unless otherwise noted, all information on this page is retrieved or calculated from data reported to the the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics Common Core of Data and Civil Rights Data Collection for the 2014/2015 school year.
The Ada Merritt K-8 Center student body is mostly Hispanic with a sizeable White population and has low racial diversity.
|Native American Indian||0%||0|
|Hawaiian Pacific Inlander||0%||0|
|Two or more races||0.4%||3|
26.5% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the Florida elementary school median of 61.5%. By this measure, ADA MERRITT K-8 CENTER students are largely upper income and rank 297th in Florida for elementary school student family income.
Students at Ada Merritt K-8 Center scored an average 90% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Florida Department of Education. Performance is significantly above the state elementary school median of 54% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 1.5% of Florida elementary schools.
|Gender||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Girls||80% to 84%*||90% to 94%*|
|Boys||90% to 94%*||90% to 94%*|
|Subgroup||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Asian & Pacific Islander||suppressed*||suppressed*|
|Black||50% or more*||50% or more*|
|White||90% to 94%*||90% to 94%*|
|Limited English||60% to 79%*||21% to 39%*|
*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.
|Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate||3%||14%|
|Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate||3%|
|Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate||4%|
Ada Merritt K-8 Center
660 SW 3RD ST