Air Base Elementary School

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12829 Sw 272nd St

Homestead, FL 33032

(305) 258-3676

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Grades: K - 8

School Type: Public, Magnet

Student Enrollment: 793

Students Per Teacher: 10

Parent Reviews

45 Parent Reviews for Air Base Elementary School

It took me 2 years to get my daughters into this school. The teachers are knowledgeable and go out of their way to help the kids. The staff is also just as amazing. Lots of parent participation. Mr. Calzadilla greets parents and students, some by name, every morning!! Lots of activities for kids. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/07/14

Our school is an amazing school. The environment is outstanding. My kids have learned so much over the years at ABE. The teachers are Friendly and caring. The principal is so involved and can be seen at the school on a regular basis. Our green team always has fun activities. We have well kept ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/02/14

I just had to take a minute to write about the main office staff at Air Base. Wow! My children have attended since Kindergarten and now are in fourth and fifth grade. I walked in to apply for VPK for next year since I heard that those applications are available through February 27th. I was pleasantly ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/20/14

The webpage is amazing!!! What a wealth of information!! I recently transferred to Florida for work, and I went to their website to learn more about the school, it's programs, staff, and various activities and events. It was visually stunning!! Packed with information!! I filled out my child's application ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/06/14

We missed this school so much!! Me (the parent) and my three children. It's such a diverse well rounded school. We transferred to Tennessee for work and though the school is well staffed by decent teacher where they now attend...(forgive me, but I must tell the truth) children have been called the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/01/14

Recently, I transferred my daughter to Air Base from another top rated elementary school with an IB program. However, I am thrilled with Air Base. The school is extremely diverse and representative of the country. She is in full-time Gifted and the teacher is amazing! As a teacher within the MDCPS system, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/26/13

My son recently transferred to Air Base Elementary as part of the first sixth grade class. I have already been so impressed with the caring and professional attitude of the staff and teachers. I am thrilled that this school will now go through eighth grade. The foreign language component is such an ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/28/13

this school is amazing and the teachers are kind, funny loving towards their students i love air base elementary

Posted by a other on 08/12/13

Air Base Elementary School is now a K-8!! We are currently accepting applications for our Sixth grade for the 2013-2014 school year. Please contact the Magnet Office at 305-258-3676 for further information. Join this award winning Magnet Program in Homestead now known as Air Base K-8 Academy.

Posted by a teacher on 08/11/13

This is the best school in Homestead. Their fulltime gifted program is awesome. I have two kids in gifted and the teachers genuinely care about all their students. They love going to school. The only problem we have with the school is that they are constantly fundraising. Everyday they sell something ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/07/12

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Test scores for Air Base Elementary School

FCAT2* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Air Base 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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Homestead schools — Air Base Elementary School is located at 12829 Sw 272nd St, Homestead FL 33032. 12829 Sw 272nd St is in the 33032 ZIP code in Homestead, FL The school district for Air Base Elementary School is the Miami-dade County Public Schools. Air Base Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 8.
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