Clearwater High School

Clearwater High School serves 1,929 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 58%.
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 1929 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 107 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,929 students
Clearwater High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 107 teachers
Clearwater High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 15:1
Clearwater High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
2%
3%
Clearwater High School Asian (1988-2013)
Hispanic
24%
28%
Clearwater High School Hispanic (1988-2013)
Black
18%
23%
Clearwater High School Black (1988-2013)
White
52%
42%
Clearwater High School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Clearwater High School Two or more races (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups
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 0.45
Clearwater High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
47%
51%
Clearwater High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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%
7%
Clearwater High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 118,281 students has grown by 11% 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
175
22
Number of Students Managed 118,281 9,797
Pinellas School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
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
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: 2013 (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
  • ClearwaterClearwater Adult Education Center
    Alternative School
    540 South Hercules Ave
    ClearwaterFL 33764
    (727)469-4190
    Alternative School

    0 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       
  • ClearwaterHospital/homebound
    Special Education School
    2235 Ne Coachman Rd
    ClearwaterFL 33765
    (727)462-1515
    Special Education School

    0.2 mi | 110 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • ClearwaterSkycrest Elementary School
    10 North Corona Ave
    ClearwaterFL 33765
    (727)469-5987
    0.6 mi | 692 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • ClearwaterPlumb Elementary School
    1920 Lakeview Rd
    ClearwaterFL 33764
    (727)469-5976
    0.7 mi | 806 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • ClearwaterOak Grove Middle School
    1370 South Belcher Rd
    ClearwaterFL 33764
    (727)524-4430
    1 mi | 1146 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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