Clearwater High School

Clearwater High School serves 1,984 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Clearwater High School operates within the Pinellas School District.
The school district's 66% graduation rate is lower than the FL state average of 70%.

Overview

The student population of 1984 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 119 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,984 students
Clearwater High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 119 teachers
Clearwater High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Clearwater High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 is less than the state average of 0.90. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
Clearwater High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
2%
Clearwater High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
20%
28%
Clearwater High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
17%
23%
Clearwater High School Black (1988-2012)
White
54%
43%
Clearwater High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Clearwater High School Sch Ethnicity Clearwater High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.64 0.90
Clearwater High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
46%
49%
Clearwater High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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%
8%
Clearwater High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 103,776 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 66% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Pinellas School District
Number of Schools
Managed
163
23
Number of Students Managed 103,776 9,989
Pinellas School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 66% 70%
Pinellas School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $1,068 MM $138 MM
Pinellas School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,153 MM $159 MM
Pinellas School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,072 $13,793
Pinellas School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,874 $15,882
Pinellas School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Hospital/homebound (0.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Hospital/homebound (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hospital/homebound (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Clearwater Clearwater Adult Education Center
    Alternative School
    540 South Hercules Ave
    Clearwater , FL , 33764
    (727)469-4190
    Alternative School
    0  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Clearwater Hospital/homebound
    Special Education School
    2235 Ne Coachman Rd
    Clearwater , FL , 33765
    (727)462-1515
    Special Education School
    0.2  mi  |  112  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Clearwater Skycrest Elementary School
    10 North Corona Ave
    Clearwater , FL , 33765
    (727)469-5987
    0.6  mi  |  673  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Clearwater Plumb Elementary School
    1920 Lakeview Rd
    Clearwater , FL , 33764
    (727)469-5976
    0.7  mi  |  790  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Clearwater Oak Grove Middle School
    1370 South Belcher Rd
    Clearwater , FL , 33764
    (727)524-4430
    1  mi  |  1224  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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Did You Know?
Clearwater, FL public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.65, which is higher than the Florida average of 0.42. The most diverse school in Clearwater is South Ward Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Florida or national school diversity statistics.