Miami Sunset Senior High School

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Coordinates: 25°42′06″N 80°24′19″W / 25.701547°N 80.405315°W / 25.701547; -80.405315

Miami Sunset Senior High School
Location
Miami, Florida
United States
Information
Type Public secondary
Motto Stay Golden Sunset!
Established September 1977
School district Miami-Dade County Public Schools District 10
Principal John C. Lux
Grades 9–12
Enrollment 2122
Campus Suburban
Color(s) Black, Silver, and Gold
Mascot Krypto the Knight
Nickname Knights
School hours 7:20am-2:20pm
Average class size 20.6
Website

Miami Sunset Senior High School is a secondary school of the Miami-Dade County Public Schools system. The principal is John C. Lux.[1]

Demographics[edit]

In the academic year 2013–2014 there were 2122 students enrolled, of whom 1128 were male and 994 female. Approximately 84% were ethnically Hispanic, 10% white, 5% black, and 1% of Asian/Pacific origin.[2] Just over half the students (1239) were eligible for free lunch.[2]

Athletics[edit]

State championships[edit]

  • Soccer
    • Men's:[3] 1989 (4A), 2004 (6A), 2005 (6A)
  • Tennis
    • Men's:[3] 2000 (4A), 2001 (4A), 2002 (4A), 2003 (4A)
    • Women's:[4] 1996 (6A), 1997 (6A), 1998 (6A), 1999 (6A), 2000 (4A), 2001 (4A), 2002 (4A), 2003 (4A), 2004 (4A), 2005 (4A)
      (state record for most consecutive championships)
  • Volleyball
    • Women's:[4] 1980 (4A), 1985 (4A), 1987 (4A), 1988 (4A), 1993 (5A), 1995 (6A)

Alumni[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Miami Sunset SHS. Miami-Dade County Public Schools. Accessed April 2015.
  2. ^ a b School Name: Miami Sunset Senior High School. U.S. Department of Education: Institute of Education Sciences: National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed April 2015.
  3. ^ a b "FHSAA boys' soccer titles" (PDF). FHSAA. 2008. Retrieved November 12, 2008. 
  4. ^ a b "FHSAA girls' tennis titles" (PDF). FHSAA. 2008. Retrieved November 12, 2008. 

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