Tropical Elementary School

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4545 Sw 104th Ave

Miami, FL 33165

(305) 221-0284

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 479

Students Per Teacher: 10

Parent Reviews

11 Parent Reviews for Tropical Elementary School

If you are looking for a school that encourages children and parents to work together with the teachers, this is not the place for you. Unfortunately, this school year has taken a horrible turn for the worse. Parents have been alienated away from the school, some of the activities such as Muffins with ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/09/14

This school is good in spite of the horrible lack of leadership on the part of the school principal, Mrs. Miah. Were it not for the outstanding teachers at this school it would be a horrible failure. The principal has managed to chase off some of her BEST teachers over the past few years and has replaced ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/19/13

Has anyone had problems with the office staff? Are they helpful, friendly? I need to ensure so I can be mentally prepared for when my child starts school. Thank you

Posted by a parent on 07/03/12

Too bad that the principal Yubeda Miah has no social skills whatsoever. She is rude and unprofessional. Parents watch out. Other than that some teachers are great , the really good teachers left. Not a surprise considering how "great" the administration is.

Posted by a other on 04/06/12

The school itself is great. The faculty is amazing. The staff workstogether as a unit. Unfortunately, I have noticed a decline in teacher participation and enthusiasm. I am also not happy with the administration this year. I think the teachers are a little different this year because of the administration. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/04/10

I am so happy with this school and the teachers.My daughter is in third grade in Ms.Medinas class.Wao what an excellent teacher,very organize,sweet and commited to see her students do well. My daugther is so happy she wants to be a teacher like Ms.Medina. The principal and all personal are very good ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/02/10

My 2 kids went to Tropical since Pre-K and they loved it. Teachers are great and even custodians are very good. They had a lot of activities where everyone at school got involved and kids enjoyed. The new assistant principal is very helpful and fun. We love u all! My kids wouldn't be at a better school. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/05/08

My daughter has beenin this school since kinder, she wil be graduating this year, the teachers are very good, the staff in general is good, the only exeption is the new principal, unfortunately she could not care less about the kids or the school, going to her with a problem it is a waste of time, it ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/24/08

My son has gone to Tropical for four years. He is developmentally delayed. His teachers have been uniformly excellent. For the most part they have used an inclusionary program that has been very helpful to my son. The school has an excellent Principal and staff and is very well run. I will miss ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/19/06

Tropical Elementary develops a social and academic climate that gives students a strong feeling of belonging; students feel proud of their school, feel they belong;feel they are wanted and nurtured by the school. They have high morale due to the cooperation of teachers, staff and parents who work closely ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/18/06

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Test scores for Tropical Elementary School

FCAT2* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Tropical 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 — Tropical Elementary School is located at 4545 Sw 104th Ave, Miami FL 33165. 4545 Sw 104th Ave is in the 33165 ZIP code in Miami, FL The school district for Tropical Elementary School is the Miami-dade County Public Schools. Tropical Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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