Azalea Middle School

Azalea Middle School serves 1,012 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the FL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 59%.
Azalea Middle School operates within the Pinellas School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1012 students has declined by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 73 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,012 students
Azalea Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Azalea Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 73 teachers
Azalea Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Azalea Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 is more than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 16:1
Azalea Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
3%
Azalea Middle School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
10%
30%
Azalea Middle School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
49%
23%
Azalea Middle School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
36%
41%
Azalea Middle School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Azalea Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Azalea Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown FL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.62 0.46
Azalea Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
56%
52%
Azalea Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
6%
Azalea Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 103,411 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,876 is less than the state average of $11,888. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,636 is less than the state average of $12,571. The district spending/student has grown by 19% over four years.
School District Name Pinellas School District
Number of Schools
Managed
177
22
Number of Students Managed 103,411 10,137
Pinellas School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,039 MM $132 MM
Pinellas School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $1,119 MM $140 MM
Pinellas School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,876 $11,888
Pinellas School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,636 $12,571
Pinellas School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is St. Petersburg Collegiate High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Tyrone Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Azalea Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Saint PetersburgAzalea Elementary School
    0.5 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 612 students1680 74th St North
    Saint PetersburgFL 33710
    (727)893-2187
    0.5PK-5612
  • Saint PetersburgPlato Academy Of St.petersburg
    Charter School
    1.1 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 162 students3901 Park St North
    Saint PetersburgFL 33709
    (727)799-1200
    1.1KG-8162
  • Saint PetersburgSeventy-fourth St. Elementary School
    1.1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 561 students3801 74th St North
    Saint PetersburgFL 33709
    (727)893-2120
    1.1PK-5561
  • Saint PetersburgTyrone Middle School
    1.2 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 873 students6421 22nd Ave North
    Saint PetersburgFL 33710
    (727)893-1819
    1.26-8873
  • Saint PetersburgPasadena Fundamental Elementary School
    Magnet School
    1.5 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 464 students95 72nd St North
    Saint PetersburgFL 33710
    (727)893-2646
    1.5KG-5464

School Reviews

The principle and staff are amazing !! The GTT program is an amazing program that groups like kids together ie.. Those who are focused etc.
- Posted by Parent, 09/19/15
Great school aweaome teachers i loved it when i went there back in 1986 to 1989 5 stars!
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 04/10/12

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