In this video, hear how AcadeMir Charter School Middle provides opportunities for students to learn both in and outside of the school day. Students take four elective classes in addition to their four core classes. According to one teacher, electives are important because they are a fun way to incorporate instruction from core classes in a hands-on way.
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Learn more about AcadeMir Charter School Middle by reading their National Blue Ribbon Schools Program application.
AcadeMir Charter School Middle
Ms. Karla Arellano Rodriguez, Principal at time of Nomination
5800 SW 135th Avenue
Miami, FL, 33183-5105
|Student Demographics 2021|
|Number of students grades 6-8||327|
|Students eligible for subsidized meals||79%|
|Students receiving special ed services||4%|
|African American students||0.5%|
|Hispanic or Latino students||98%|
|Student mobility rate||14%|