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PK-5
Public
Miami, FL
Students enrolled: 529
Before care: Yes
After care: Yes

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5901 Southwest 16th Street
Miami, FL 33155

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(305) 266-3511
(305) 266-4435
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August 01, 2013
Sylvania Heights Elementary is a great school. My daughter just finished her first year there and has had two wonderful teachers that have encouraged and motivated her to have pride in her studies. This will be my son's first year. We are looking forward to another wonderful school year full of New accomplishments. Also,kudos to the staff and principal!

- submitted by a parent
May 17, 2013
I am very happy with Sylvania Heights this school has allowed my grandaughter to grow and be more every year that goes by....Thank you

- submitted by a parent
April 15, 2010
Great school and nice staff, albeit my daughter's teacher rules the classroom with an iron fist, she does have a sensitive streak. It makes for a nice balance.

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October 04, 2009
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May 27, 2009
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- submitted by a community member
March 20, 2009
Great school, Great teachers. My daughter loves it. She is always telling me that she loves her teacher. She says that everyday is her best day.

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November 22, 2008
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September 20, 2008
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- submitted by a student
July 20, 2008
My son completed Kindergarten this year and I was very happy with both his progress and the school. His teacher was helpful and great with him. The school staff was easy to reach and they care about the kids. I am grateful to have my son here and am looking forward to first grade.

- submitted by a parent
October 15, 2007
This is my daughter's first year in school. She has been home schooled by me since Kindergarten. She just entered the 3 RD grade at Sylvania Heights and I was a bit worried about how it would go. It has been great. She has very considerate teachers and has adapted without any problems. I find that the school is working really hard to earn back their 'A' status and the Principal is very involved in the school's activities. What I have also noticed is that there is not enough parental involvement, which I understand to be a problem, considering most parents work and their time is limited. Hopefully the school will continue to be a good community school.

- submitted by a parent
October 12, 2007
I love this school. There spanish program is a bit off and they only take spanish 2 a week. But overall this school is amazing.

- submitted by a parent
December 04, 2006
My son is in first grade, since last year we are having problems with reading, unfortunately he din't have a teacher for 6 month and that doesn't help, but my point is they told me that they will put a tutor to help those kids, but nothing happen and the result is I put him on Sylvan learning center and that cost me $5'400; I will do anything for my son, but I know a lot of parents that can not do it and that is sad, because we count on them to help our kids.

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April 11, 2006
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- submitted by a former student
January 10, 2006
Very disappointed with the administration currently at this school. They have done very little to assist me with my child's Learning Disability. Looking to transfer my child to another school.

- submitted by a parent
August 20, 2005
My daughter is being in the extended foreing language program an I think all the teachers are being great. I would like the school to have more extracurricular activities.

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August 09, 2005
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- submitted by a parent
June 09, 2005
I was very dissatisfied with this school. The office and adminstrative staff are extremely rude, not just to the kids but to the parents. They do not have a good program to help your child when he/she is falling behind in a subject. I'm just glad that I enrolled my child in another school and regret not having it done sooner as maybe my son would have benefit sooner.

- submitted by a parent
December 11, 2004
This school is ok. I was not staisfied with the teachers performance. But the office staff was nice. If your child has any special needs they are not accomadating in the least at this school, and have no desire to assist you in any way.

- submitted by a parent
August 17, 2004
Great educators make great students and that's what come out of this school.

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May 25, 2004
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May 05, 2004
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- submitted by a parent
March 07, 2004
They have many activities, including holiday dances, to keep kids and their families involved with the school. Great job in FCAT training!

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August 20, 2003
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Sylvania Heights is proud to present a new program called STEAM. It is program where students engage in hands on activities in math and science. They learn through the use of both visual and performing arts. Students will be exposed to technology and science related careers, go on field trips, visit university campuses, as well as participate in science, math, and art competitions.

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Sylvania Heights Elementary School
5901 Southwest 16th Street, Miami, FL  33155
(305) 266-3511
Last modified Sylvania Heights Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades PK-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 7 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Sylvania Heights Elementary School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 23 reviews. Top