Herbert A. Ammons Middle School

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17990 Sw 142nd Ave

Miami, FL 33177

(305) 971-0158

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Grades: 6 - 8

School Type: Public, Magnet

Student Enrollment: 1,216

Students Per Teacher: 15

Parent Reviews

59 Parent Reviews for Herbert A. Ammons Middle School

I'm currently a student in the 8th grade at Ammons, and I can honestly tell you that it is a great school. Most of the teachers there really care about you, and how to prepare you best for high school. While there are some teachers that seem to give you too much work, they have your best interests in ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 09/07/14

Ammons was recommended to us by several people and our daughter is currently in 8th grade. We have not been disapponted in the least. The work load is very reasonable. Students at Ammons know what the expectations are. They work hard but they have sports And many activities to recognize And praise their ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/24/14

the school is horrible. the work load is way to much. i spent countless hours a day doing homework and studying. i have no social life because of this school.

Posted by a other on 03/17/14

My daughter who is now a Sophmore graduated from Ammons and I can say that it was a wonderful school. Teachers are really committed and dedicate their time to make sure the kids are on point and ready for whichever high school they decide to attend. I would say having my daughter attend this school ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/24/13

I am a former student at Ammons. The 3 years that I attended there was truely an amazing experience. The education and dedication that the teachers and administration offered helped the students like me to strive and helped prepare us for high school. The curriculum can be challenging at times but the ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 04/17/13

It has been a great experience having my child attend this school. If you want your kids to go to what is in my humble opinion the best possible Middle School then, look no further. If your child is lucky enough to get into this school then make whatever sacrifice needed but get them here. Just be aware ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/18/13

I am a student at Ammons and I think this is a great school. Sometimes the teachers do give a little too much work, but it prepares you in class. The i.b really helps in the future when youre signing up for high schools. I really do like the school even though it is a trailer park. If you are thinking ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 01/19/13

I love the school. It works as a community where everybody cares about everybody else. Excellent class environment and the teachers are always available to help you out with any concernes you could have about your kids. The kids have to work very hard and they are always challenged.

Posted by a parent on 12/20/12

Having been here at Ammons Middle for 3yrs. (8th grade now) - I have to tell you - This school is AWESOME!!! Really, the stories I've heard from other schools don't come close. I'm so happy I had the chance to expose my child to this school... My daughter is in Honor/advance classes - she gets the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/27/12

i am acurrent 6th grader and ammons middle s AWESOME!!!!!! the classess are fun, the teachers are loving and caring, and the staff is very nice. there r a lot of security around the school so its very safe.

Posted by a other on 09/14/12

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Test scores for Herbert A. Ammons Middle School

FCAT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Herbert A. Ammons Middle School
Miami-dade County Public Schools
* In 2011-2012 Florida used the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT) to test students in grades 4, 8 and 10 in writing. The Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT) is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills needed to progress through school. The FCAT writing exam is scored on a scale of 1 to 6. The state considers a score of 3 or above as meeting state standards.

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Miami schools — Herbert A. Ammons Middle School is located at 17990 Sw 142nd Ave, Miami FL 33177. 17990 Sw 142nd Ave is in the 33177 ZIP code in Miami, FL The school district for Herbert A. Ammons Middle School is the Miami-dade County Public Schools. Herbert A. Ammons Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 6 - 8.
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