Sylvania Heights Elementary School

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5901 Sw 16th St

Miami, FL 33155

(305) 266-3511

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 529

Students Per Teacher: 13

Parent Reviews

15 Parent Reviews for Sylvania Heights Elementary School

Sylvania Heights Elementary is a great school. My daughter just finished her first year there and has had two wonderful teachers that have encouraged and motivated her to have pride in her studies. This will be my son's first year. We are looking forward to another wonderful school year full of New ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/01/13

I am very happy with Sylvania Heights this school has allowed my grandaughter to grow and be more every year that goes by....Thank you

Posted by a parent on 05/17/13

Great school and nice staff, albeit my daughter's teacher rules the classroom with an iron fist, she does have a sensitive streak. It makes for a nice balance.

Posted by a parent on 04/15/10

Great school, Great teachers. My daughter loves it. She is always telling me that she loves her teacher. She says that everyday is her best day.

Posted by a parent on 03/20/09

My son completed Kindergarten this year and I was very happy with both his progress and the school. His teacher was helpful and great with him. The school staff was easy to reach and they care about the kids. I am grateful to have my son here and am looking forward to first grade.

Posted by a parent on 07/20/08

This is my daughter's first year in school. She has been home schooled by me since Kindergarten. She just entered the 3 RD grade at Sylvania Heights and I was a bit worried about how it would go. It has been great. She has very considerate teachers and has adapted without any problems. I find that the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/15/07

I love this school. There spanish program is a bit off and they only take spanish 2 a week. But overall this school is amazing.

Posted by a parent on 10/12/07

My son is in first grade, since last year we are having problems with reading, unfortunately he din't have a teacher for 6 month and that doesn't help, but my point is they told me that they will put a tutor to help those kids, but nothing happen and the result is I put him on Sylvan learning center ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/04/06

Very disappointed with the administration currently at this school. They have done very little to assist me with my child's Learning Disability. Looking to transfer my child to another school.

Posted by a parent on 01/10/06

My daughter is being in the extended foreing language program an I think all the teachers are being great. I would like the school to have more extracurricular activities.

Posted by a parent on 08/20/05

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Test scores
Test scores for Sylvania Heights Elementary School

FCAT2* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Sylvania Heights Elementary School
Miami-dade County Public Schools
* In 2011-2012 Florida used the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT 2.0) to test students in grades 3 through 10 in reading, 3 through 8 in math, and in grades 5 and 8 in science. The FCAT 2.0 is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Florida. The FCAT 2.0 has 5 achievement levels, with level 1 being the lowest and level 5 the highest. Florida considers scores of level 3 and higher to be on or above grade level. The goal is for all students to score at or above level 3.

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Miami schools — Sylvania Heights Elementary School is located at 5901 Sw 16th St, Miami FL 33155. 5901 Sw 16th St is in the 33155 ZIP code in Miami, FL The school district for Sylvania Heights Elementary School is the Miami-dade County Public Schools. Sylvania Heights Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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