Some schools show decrease on fights reported

After a year of fighting problems, these schools show progress

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MIAMI – Several of the 2012-2013 problematic schools showed a decrease in fights reported during the 2013-2014 school year. The list included Coconut Palm K-8 Academy, 24400 SW 124th Ave, in Homestead, reported 120 fights during the 2012-2013 school year. The fights decreased to 87 during the 2013-2014 year, records show.

Interactive graphic: Decrease in violence

North Miami Middle School shows highest decrease on fights

SCHOOLS 2012-20132013-2014CHANGE
Allapattah Middle School1078124 percent reduction
Coconut Palm K-8 Academy 1208728 percent reduction
North Miami Middle School1167040 percent reduction