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16301 Sw 80th Ave

Palmetto Bay, FL 33157

(305) 251-5361

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Grades: 6 - 8

School Type: Public, Magnet

Student Enrollment: 1,510

Students Per Teacher: 20

Parent Reviews

34 Parent Reviews for Southwood Middle School

Southwood is a Great school. It has great teachers. it also great kids and it also has great parents!

Posted by a parent on 11/25/13

Our children's middle school is SOUTHWOOD MIDDLE SCHOOL, in Palmetto Bay, FL. From our oldest to our youngest, we've been attending Southwood over the past five years. We like Southwood and havn't had any negative experiences with the students, teachers or administration. There's a lot of parental involvement ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/24/13

I've been to this school, and I only have GREAT things to say about it. I transferred , and I loved it. The teachers are more than helpful but amazing! The staff members are super sweet and custodians are constantly doing their job. Unlike other schools in the area, Southwood's facility is extremely ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 06/02/13


Posted by a other on 09/20/12

My son just finished his first year at Southwood, and he had a fabulous experience. The band program is top notch, and all his teachers were excellent. I felt that the administrators quickly and appropriately dealt with any issues that occurred in the school.

Posted by a parent on 07/18/12

Today, approximately 60 students were left behind for a field trip because there were not enough buses. GOOD PLANNING !

Posted by a parent on 01/13/12

My 13 y/o child attends Southwood Middle School in Palmetto Bay. At present, she has a valid I.E.P. (Individualized Education Plan) calling for services in Language Arts, Math and Science for her Specific Learning Disability. I discovered during this evenings open house that Southwood Middle opted ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/15/10

I went to southwood in 6-7 grade, unfortunately, i had to move out. There is a Lot of people complaining about this school, but as a student, i know what Southwood really is like. #1: Teachers DO care. There could be 1 in 20 teachers that doesnt, but C'mon, every school has that! #2: Lunch is not that ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 09/12/10

My child will be entering Southwood Middle School 2010-2011 yr. I have been aquainting myself with the schools administration for registration, class selections etc. for my childs enrollment purposes. The office staff has been considerate, friendly and thoroughly helpful. A schools management is easily ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 07/27/10

My son loves this school; The band arts program gets a 10 in my book.. My Son will be an 8th grage this year... absolutely excellent school!!!

Posted by a parent on 06/21/10

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Test scores for Southwood Middle School

FCAT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Southwood 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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Palmetto Bay schools — Southwood Middle School is located at 16301 Sw 80th Ave, Palmetto Bay FL 33157. 16301 Sw 80th Ave is in the 33157 ZIP code in Palmetto Bay, FL The school district for Southwood Middle School is the Miami-dade County Public Schools. Southwood Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 6 - 8.
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