Dunedin Highland Middle School

Dunedin Highland Middle School serves 1,104 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the FL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 59%.
Dunedin Highland Middle School operates within the Pinellas School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1104 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 64 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,104 students
Dunedin Highland Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Dunedin Highland Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 64 teachers
Dunedin Highland Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Dunedin Highland Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.69 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 17:1 16:1
Dunedin Highland Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
4%
3%
Dunedin Highland Middle School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
22%
30%
Dunedin Highland Middle School Black Students (1991-2014)
Black
22%
23%
Dunedin Highland Middle School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
46%
41%
Dunedin Highland Middle School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
6%
3%
Dunedin Highland Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Dunedin Highland 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.
0.69 0.46
Dunedin Highland 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.
57%
52%
Dunedin Highland 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.
6%
6%
Dunedin Highland 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 (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Calvin A. Hunsinger School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dunedin Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • DunedinDunedin Elementary School
    0.2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 676 students900 Union St
    DunedinFL 34698
    (727)738-2990
    0.2PK-5676
  • DunedinCurtis Fundamental Elementary School
    Magnet School
    0.7 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 536 students531 Beltrees St
    DunedinFL 34698
    (727)738-6438
    0.7KG-5536
  • ClearwaterCalvin A. Hunsinger School
    Special Education School
    0.9 miles | Grades: KG-12 | 103 students1863 North Betty Ln
    ClearwaterFL 33755
    (727)469-4260
    0.9KG-12103
  • ClearwaterSandy Lane Elementary School
    1.1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 536 students1360 Sandy Ln
    ClearwaterFL 33755
    (727)469-5974
    1.1PK-5536
  • DunedinAcademie Da Vinci Charter School
    Charter School
    1.6 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 248 students1060 Keene Rd
    DunedinFL 34698
    (727)298-2778
    1.6PK-5248

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This is a unique school in that it offers Scottish Piping, Scottish Drumming and Highland Dance within the curriculum.
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