Clearwater Fundamental Middle School

1660 Palmetto St

Clearwater, FL 33755-5515

Tel: (727)298-1609
Grades 6-8
844 students
Clearwater Fundamental Middle School serves 844 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the FL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 59%.
Clearwater Fundamental Middle School operates within the Pinellas School District.

School Overview

The student population of 844 students has grown by 49% over five years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 24% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 844 students
Clearwater Fundamental Middle School Total Students (1997-2014)
Gender % Clearwater Fundamental Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Clearwater Fundamental Middle School Total Teachers (1998-2014)
Students by Grade Clearwater Fundamental Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.36 is less 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 18:1 16:1
Clearwater Fundamental Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1998-2014)
Asian
2%
3%
Clearwater Fundamental Middle School Asian Students (1997-2014)
Hispanic
12%
30%
Clearwater Fundamental Middle School Black Students (1997-2014)
Black
4%
23%
Clearwater Fundamental Middle School Black Students (1997-2014)
White
79%
41%
Clearwater Fundamental Middle School White Students (1997-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Clearwater Fundamental Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Clearwater Fundamental 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.
0.36 0.46
Clearwater Fundamental Middle School Diversity Score (1997-2014)
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.
14%
52%
Clearwater Fundamental Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2014)
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.
5%
6%
Clearwater Fundamental Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

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 Calvin A. Hunsinger School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Clearwater Intermediate (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Skycrest Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ClearwaterSkycrest Elementary School
    0.7 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 723 students10 North Corona Ave
    ClearwaterFL 33765
    (727)469-5987
    0.7KG-5723
  • ClearwaterSandy Lane Elementary School
    1.1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 536 students1360 Sandy Ln
    ClearwaterFL 33755
    (727)469-5974
    1.1PK-5536
  • ClearwaterClearwater Intermediate
    Alternative School
    1.2 miles | Grades: 4-9 | 338 students1220 Palmetto St
    ClearwaterFL 33755
    (727)298-1616
    1.24-9338
  • ClearwaterCalvin A. Hunsinger School
    Special Education School
    1.3 miles | Grades: KG-12 | 103 students1863 North Betty Ln
    ClearwaterFL 33755
    (727)469-4260
    1.3KG-12103
  • ClearwaterClearwater Adult Education Center
    Alternative School
    1.3 miles540 South Hercules Ave
    ClearwaterFL 33764
    (727)469-4190
    1.3n/a

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