School Details

Parkway Middle Community School

2349 Northwest 175th Street, Miami Gardens, FL 33056
(305) 624-9613
3

(out of 10)

Public Grades 6-8 85 students 13 students/teacher (FL avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

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Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT 2.0) (FCAT2)

In 2012-2013 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, in grades 5 and 8 in science and writing in grades 4, 8 and 10. 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.
45%
75%
78%

Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT)

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.
  • This school in 2012
  • Dade County School District average
  • Florida state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

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Florida End-of-Course Assessments (EOC)

In 2012-2013 Florida used the End-of-Course Assessments (EOC) to test students in Algebra 1, Biology 1 and Geometry. The EOC 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 Algebra 1 EOC 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.
  • This school in 2012
  • Dade County School District average
  • Florida state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Parkway Middle Community School is a public middle school in Miami Gardens. The principal of Parkway Middle Community School is MR. FABRICE LAGUERRE, whose e-mail is pr6721@dadeschools.net. 85 students attend Parkway Middle Community School and are mostly Black, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Native American or Native Alaskan. 0.7% of the Parkway Middle Community School students have "limited English proficiency." 93% of the 85 students here get reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Parkway Middle Community School is 13:1. William A Kirlew Jr Academy is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Dance

Sports

  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Football
  • P.E. classes
  • Softball
  • Track
  • Volleyball

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 89% 23%
Hispanic 6% 67%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.07%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 1%
Multiracial 0% 0.5%
White, non-Hispanic 0% 8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0.03%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 93% 74%
Limited English proficiency 0.7% 21%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (6 years ago)

    the teaching out there even though is wild is really effective

  • (9 years ago)

    Asked for progress reports never received. No wonder the school is rated so poorly.

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Overall score

(based on 7 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

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