Miami Southridge High School
|Miami Southridge Senior High School|
|19355 Southwest 114th Avenue
Miami, Florida, (Miami-Dade), 33157
|School district||Miami-Dade County Public Schools|
|Color(s)||Red, Black and Silver|
|Average class size||24|
Miami Southridge Senior High School is a secondary school located at 19355 SW 114 Avenue in Miami, Florida, USA (in the South Miami Heights, Florida area). The current principal of the school is Bianca Calzadilla. The school serves ninth through twelfth grade students in a mostly unincorporated suburban and rural area in the southern stretches of Miami-Dade County, Florida between South Miami and Homestead. Southridge's athletic rival is Miami Palmetto Senior High School.
Miami Southridge Senior High School is 48.2% Hispanic, 40.3% Black, 8.7% White; the remaining percentages include Asian, Indian, and multiracial ethnicities. Fifty-four percent (54.9%) of the students are eligible for free and reduced lunch, 19.2% are Students With Disabilities (SWD), and 9.3% are Limited English Proficient (LEP) students.
- Robert Andino - Major League Baseball player (Baltimore Orioles).
- Yan Gomes - Current professional baseball player (Toronto Blue Jays, Cleveland Indians)
- Fredi Gonzalez - Major League manager, (Atlanta Braves).
- Orlando Palmeiro - Major League Baseball player (California Angels/Houston Astros).
- Nelson Santovenia - former Major League Baseball player (Montreal Expos).
- Shannon Stewart - Major League Baseball player (Toronto Blue Jays).
- Darren Davis, Class of 1996 - Running Back in the Canadian Football League; #2 all-time leading rusher (3,763 yards) in Iowa State University football history.
- Troy Davis, Class of 1994 - Running Back in the National Football League (New Orleans Saints, 1997–1999) and Canadian Football League; all-time leading rusher (4,382 yards) at Iowa State University; two-time NCAA rushing leader.
- Steve Everitt, Class of 1988 - Offensive Lineman in the National Football League for the Cleveland Browns/Baltimore Ravens and Philadelphia Eagles.
- Steve Grant Class of 1989 - Linebacker in the National Football League for the (Indianapolis Colts, 1992–1997) and for the (Tampa Bay Buccaneers, 1997)
- Lamont Green, Class of 1993 - Linebacker 1993 USA TODAY National Defensive Player of the Year. 1993 Florida Highschool Player of the year. 1993 State 5A Champion
- Curtis Holcomb - American football player
- Winston Moss
- Branden Oliver, Class of 2009
- Kevin Smith - American football runningback player. Led the nation in rushing yards in 2007 with the UCF Knights.
Professional Mixed Martial Arts
- Mike Rio Class of 2000. Led wrestling team to two state championships in 1999 and 2000 while winning two individual championships, as well. Also went on to win three national championships in college. Currently fighting in the UFC after participating in the reality show The Ultimate Fighter.
- 2009-2010 School Improvement Plan. Miami Southridge Senior High School. Miami-Dade County Public Schools. http://osp.dadeschools.net/info/SchlInfo/infoschoolinfo.asp?worklocation=7731
- "Spartan Alumni". Spartan-baseball.com. Retrieved 2009-01-30.
- Steve Everitt Past Stats, Statistics, History, and Awards - databaseFootball.com
- Steve Grant Past Stats, Statistics, History, and Awards - databaseFootball.com
- Green Bay Packers Official Website January 9, 2013