Henry S. West Laboratory School

Overview

Student Enrollment
311
Best Elementary School in Florida
#13
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades Pre-Kindergarten to 6th grade
School District DADE
Type Public
 Phone (305)661-7661
 Location 5300 CARILLO ST
CORAL GABLES, FL 33146
Charter School No

Henry S. West Laboratory School 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.

Racial Demographics

The Henry S. West Laboratory School student body is mainly Hispanic with a significant White population and has high racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White30.9%96
Black7.7%24
Hispanic56.9%177
Asian Pacific2.9%9
Native American Indian0%0
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races1.6%5

Family Income

vs. other Florida elementary schools
Upper 8.2%

17% 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, HENRY S. WEST LABORATORY SCHOOL students are largely wealthy and rank 175th in Florida for elementary school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Kindergarten36
1st Grade61
2nd Grade53
3rd Grade55
4th Grade63
5th Grade43
Total311

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
90%
Rank in Florida
13th
Rating
10 out of 10

Students at Henry S. West Laboratory School 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.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls90% to 94%*90% to 94%*
Boys85% to 89%*90% to 94%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian--
Asian & Pacific Islander50% or more*50% or more*
Black50% or more*50% or more*
Hispanic85% to 89%*90% to 94%*
Multiracial--
White90% or more*90% or more*
With Disabilites50% or more*50% or more*
Limited Englishsuppressed*.%

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate7%14%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate10%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate4%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Florida Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Florida Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Florida Median0.3%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Location

Henry S. West Laboratory School
5300 CARILLO ST
CORAL GABLES, FL
33146
(305)661-7661

10 out of 10 1

District

DADE
MIAMI, FL