South Miami Senior High School

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6856 Sw 53rd St

Miami, FL 33155

(305) 666-5871

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public, Magnet

Student Enrollment: 2,315

Students Per Teacher: 23

Parent Reviews

29 Parent Reviews for South Miami Senior High School

Ever since Bonce got there he made the place a prison. It is no longer a school, I dropped out in 2008 because I hated every minute of it. Specially the administration, faculty and staff. They are all very disrespectful to the students. I have been able to graduate college and I am currently working ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 07/27/14

I think South Miami High has offered a better education than my previous private school. Like any school, there are great teachers, good teachers, and those that you wish you did not have to deal with. Overall, I have to say that this is a good school to attend.

Posted by a student on 04/27/14

I graduated a couple years back and really it's a great school. It made a MAJOR improvement from my freshman to junior year. I'm pretty sure it was able to go from a D school to a B school in one year. While there are some teachers who probably shouldnt be there (lack of competence, to be honest, and ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 12/26/13

Going to South Miami Senior High School is depressing. The unpleasant aesthetics of the school (one of the buildings literally has no windows and is completely concrete), the prison like administration (with constant uniform sweeps, tardy tank that sends you to SCSI where one gets sentenced to a day ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 11/06/13

This is an excellent school and excellent teachers with a very good programs go cobras!!!!

Posted by a parent on 07/30/10

This is an excellent school with a good track record. Go Cobras!!!

Posted by a other on 11/19/08

My son who now is 23 and graduated from SMSH is about to get his Bachelors Degree from Computer Science at FIU and I have a 15 year old girl that attends to SMSH and she is in 10th grade, the Principal Mr. Bonce has improved the quality of teaching and best of all School Uniformed implemented and is ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/23/08

I think that SMHS is a good School, i have been a personal experiencie with my daughter which is in Magnet Dance Program.The teachers are great! The only complaint i have is in reference to the personal Office, they always answer the phone in a bad manner and never help parents to resolve a problem. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/26/08

I was a student at South Miami and graduated in '06. I was in the gifted, magnet music programs, and took several AP classes. In those three categories, the teachers were excellent, knowledgeable people who took a sincere interest in their students' progress. However, I also took a handful of regular ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 01/14/08

I have a son in S.M.Sr.H.S and he is in the 12th final year and I wished that the conselor were more involve in helping the students for preparation of the SAT test to start qualifying for their college of their choice. I have tried to meet and talk about what could be my involvement to help my son. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/01/07

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Test scores for South Miami Senior High School

FCAT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
South Miami Senior High 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 — South Miami Senior High School is located at 6856 Sw 53rd St, Miami FL 33155. 6856 Sw 53rd St is in the 33155 ZIP code in Miami, FL The school district for South Miami Senior High School is the Miami-dade County Public Schools. South Miami Senior High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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