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B
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Academics
    B
  2. Diversity
    C+
  3. Teachers
    B
  4. College Prep
    B-
  5. Clubs & Activities
    C-
  6. Health & Safety
    A-
  7. Administration
    B+
  8. Sports
    NG
  9. Food
    C
  10. Resources & Facilities
    D+
Pinecrest Preparatory Academy Charter High School is an above average, public, charter school located in Miami, FL. It has 514 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 43 to 1. According to state test scores, 53% of students are at least proficient in math and 71% in reading.
Address
14901 SW 42nd St
Miami, FL 33185
Telephone
(305) 559-8583

Pinecrest Preparatory Academy Charter High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
71%
Percent Proficient - Math
53%
Average Graduation Rate
95%
Average SAT
1070
67 responses
Average ACT
20
17 responses
AP Enrollment
26%
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Living in the Area
B
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Crime & Safety
    C
  2. Diversity
    A
  3. Cost of Living
    C-
  4. Good for Families
    C+
Area Feel
Suburban
Median Household Income
$44,224
National
$55,322
Median Rent
$1,143
National
$949
Median Home Value
$221,100
National
$184,700

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
A-
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
83%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school.6 responses
Poll
100%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there.6 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 7 responses
Report
  • Homecomings and Spirit Weeks
    43%
  • Spirit Week
    29%
  • College Information Events
    14%
  • Pep rallies
    14%

Students

Diversity
C+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
514
Free or Reduced Lunch
63%
50%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive.6 responses
83%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy.6 responses
67%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic.6 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
43:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$48,354
Teachers in First/Second Year
73.3%
80%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons.5 responses
100%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students.5 responses
60%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom.5 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
C-
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Very Low
Boys Athletic Participation
Very Low
Expenses Per Student
$10,082/ year
National
$12,239
83%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in.6 responses
33%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need.6 responses
67%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations.6 responses
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Pinecrest Preparatory Academy Charter High School Reviews

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In 2016, I enrolled in Pinecrest Preparatory Academy Charter High School as a Sophomore. I can assure with much confidence that there was a significant improvement from my last school. The learning environment made my interest in academics reach an untameable desire which has helped surpass new boundaries that once were thought unreacheable or distant. One factor that contributed to this "revival" was the small and safe environment that the teachers, the staff, and the administration provides. This school has done an amazing job in shaping me as a responsable individual and a great scholar.
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Going on my seventh year of attendance to this school, I’ve seen their policies come and go as well as grow. Academically they’re beginning to grow. But, my class and classes before have been test subjects. What I’ve learned about the school in a nutshell, is to grow good enough relationships with teachers and administration and you will glide through your time at the school. You could be lucky enough to become a teacher or administrations pet and that opens a whole new world of opportunities to slack off and become a favorite. Otherwise, if you are not a favorite and speak your mind you will be shut out and treated differently. They advocate for students to speak their mind and put on a show for others visiting the school to make it seem like the perfect institution, but in reality it is one that administration is just as corrupt as politicians and it’s teachers have no voice or options, just as the students do. I mean what I say to help change the corruption.
I have been a student at Pinecrest Preparatory Academy Charter High School since the 6th grade. I have watched the school grow and change throughout the years. Pinecrest creates such an amazing learning environment and it provides a tight-knit community for students. They have a diverse amount of clubs and organizations. The teachers are great and are always there to help the students. For future students, I would love to see the school grow its athletics program, and integrate more electives and core classes into its curriculum.