School for Advanced Studies

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School for Advanced Studies
Location
Miami, Florida
USA
Information
Type Public secondary
Established 1988
School district Miami-Dade County Public Schools
Principal Dr. Omar Monteagudo
Grades 11–12
Campus Suburban
Color(s) White, Blue
Mascot White tigers
Website

The School for Advanced Studies (SAS) is a SACS accredited dual-enrollment secondary school in Miami, Florida. It is a part of the Miami-Dade County Public Schools System and is located at four campuses of Miami Dade College: the Kendall campus, North Campus, Wolfson Campus, and Homestead campus.

Demographics[edit]

SAS is 61% Hispanic, 16% Black, 16% White non-Hispanic, and 5% Asian.[1]

Awards and honors[edit]

  • Ranked #6 out of the top 2000 public senior high schools in the U.S. in a joint report by Newsweek and The Daily Beast in 2013, 2nd out of all Florida schools, and 1st out of all Miami schools[2][3]
  • May 7, 2013 was declared as SAS Day in Miami-Dade County, signifying the 25-year anniversary of this nationally recognized high school.[4]
  • Ranked #12 out of 30,000+ public senior high schools in the U.S. by Newsweek in 2012, and 3rd out of all Florida schools on the list[5]
  • Ranked #46 out of 30,000+ public senior high schools in the U.S. by Newsweek in 2010, and 10th out of all Florida schools on the list[6]

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