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About This School

South Hialeah Elementary School is a public elementary school in Hialeah. The principal of South Hialeah Elementary School is Ms. Haydee Villanueva, whose e-mail is pr5201@dadeschools.net. 1,235 children attend South Hialeah Elementary School and identify mostly as Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and White, non-Hispanic. 60% of the South Hialeah Elementary School students have "limited English proficiency." 94% of the 1,235 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at South Hialeah Elementary School is 14:1. St. John the Apostle School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular Activities

  • Arts

    • Band
    • Chorus
    • Computer arts
    • Dance
    • Drawing painting
    • Orchestra
    • Photography
    • Theater drama
    • Video film production
  • Languages Taught

    • Spanish
  • Sports

    • Baseball
    • Basketball
    • Cheerleading
    • Cross country
    • Football
    • Gymnastics
    • Martial arts self defense
    • P.E. classes
    • Soccer
    • Volleyball

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 96% 67%
Black, non-Hispanic 3% 24%
White, non-Hispanic 1.0% 8%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.4% 1%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.07%
Multiracial 0% 0.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0.03%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 94% 73%
Limited English proficiency 60% 21%

Community Rating & Reviews

  • (10 months ago)

    This school is excellent and the teacher Ms O. Lopez T. Rodriguez and Ms Marquez are excellent too!!!

  • (10 months ago)

    I love this school so much everything is perfect about it. I wish I could go back to elementary this school has helped me out a lot. I left in my 5th grade year to another school because I moved and I really wish I would have stayed I miss everything about it. Everyone is so friendly; the teachers are super sweet and they actually care about the child's education. I would recommend this school to everyone.

  • (2 years ago)

    South Hialeah Elementary is the Best school in Miami!!!!! The schools is ALWAYS super clean and the faculty and Staff are the Best. Ms. Villanueva thew principal is a very nice person. She ALWAYS attends to all school events and Cares alot about the students parents and falulty and staff! South Hialeah Elementary School Is the BEST SCHOOL EVER!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I Congratulate all FACULTY AND STAFF

  • (3 years ago)

    South Hialeah Elementary is the best school in Miami Dade County!. Ms. Villanueva the Principal is very nice and she seems like a GREAT school principal!!! I congratulate ALL the faculty and staff for their kindness and they're dedication to the students and parents!!!

  • (3 years ago)

    I think this is a very good school the teachers are all very nice and willing to help the kids. Student classes are based on each kid level. Previous principal was not Ok since I never saw him for 3 years; the new principal Ms. Villanueva on the contrary is always present in ALL student activities and classes.

  • (4 years ago)

    This school is the best my son just graduated from it and my 2 younger kids are in it now i must say that the Teachers Ms. Molinedo Ms Silva Ms otano ms. linares ms. vega garcia and ms solis are the best teachers that school can have my son was in advance classes and my girls are in it noe that school woth those teachers are the best

  • (5 years ago)

    The school staff are extremely rude. If you request a parent conference don't waste your time waiting because they will never make it happend. The principal talks over the teachers. I had a very bad experience with this school. The worst staff I've ever seen.

  • (6 years ago)

    The students in first and second grade are not getting any physical education at all. The advanced level for first grade is far from advanced. The homework isn't challenging at all for them and it is always the same.

  • (7 years ago)

    This School has been the best school I been to it was the first school I went to I was a student there for 5 years. Seance kindergarten to 5TH grade.I bet Your kids would enjoy this school i sure did the fun we had every year even the principle was fun and he did all he could to improve the school.

  • (10 years ago)

    I think this school is very good especially one of my recent teachrs Ms.T. Rodriguez has taught us student how to learn and have fun in reading.I also like the activities they give the children and the gifts they earn for reading and getting so many points. These pass 6 years that I was a student there were very fun with all my teachers like Ms.Pla Ms.Perez Ms.cenal Ms.Elvin and Ms.T Rodriguez.All of their advices they gave us students when we go to middle school really helps the children.It is very good to have D.A.R.E classes in 5th grade they get to know much more better what can drugs cause people to do.

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