It is the older of the two public high schools that serves the population of parts of the city of Homestead, Redland , Naranja , Leisure City , and other unincorporated areas. South Dade is currently structured as a magnet school with International Baccalaureate and five other Academic programs that draw students from throughout the region. South Dade was established in , consolidating the original Homestead High School with the agricultural program and grades of the Redland Farm Life School. In , a state of the art facility with over , square feet opened. Academy of International Baccalaureate IB.
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