Wiregrass Ranch High School

Wiregrass Ranch High School serves 2,020 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Wiregrass Ranch High School operates within the Pasco School District.
The school district's 66% graduation rate is lower than the FL state average of 70%.

Overview

The student population of 2020 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 105 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 2,020 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 105 teachers
Students by Grade Wiregrass Ranch High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.63 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 19:1 15:1
Asian
3%
2%
Hispanic
28%
28%
Black
10%
23%
White
53%
43%
All Ethnic Groups Wiregrass Ranch High School Sch Ethnicity Wiregrass Ranch 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.
0.63 0.45
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.
24%
49%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 76,376 students has grown by 14% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 66% has decreased from 95% over five years.
School District Name Pasco School District
Number of Schools
Managed
94
23
Number of Students Managed 76,376 9,989
Graduation Rate 66% 70%
Pasco School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $647 MM $138 MM
Pasco School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $703 MM $159 MM
Pasco School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,689 $13,793
Pasco School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,525 $15,882
Pasco 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 Wharton High School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Dr. John Long Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sand Pine Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Wesley ChapelDr. John Long Middle School
    2025 Mansfield Blvd
    Wesley ChapelFL 33543
    (813)346-6200
    0.1 mi | 1545 students | Gr. 6-9                      
  • Wesley ChapelSand Pine Elementary School
    29040 County Line Rd
    Wesley ChapelFL 33543
    (813)794-1900
    1 mi | 658 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • TampaPride Elementary School
    10310 Lion's Den Dr
    TampaFL 33647
    (813)558-5400
    1.1 mi | 892 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Wesley ChapelWiregrass Ranch High Adult Education
    2909 Mansfield Blvd
    Wesley ChapelFL 33543
    (813)346-6000
    1.1 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       
  • TampaTurner Elementary School
    9190 Imperial Oak Blvd
    TampaFL 33647
    (813)907-9066
    1.6 mi | 968 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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Did You Know?
Wesley Chapel, 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 0.56, which is higher than the Florida average of 0.42. The most diverse school in Wesley Chapel is Watergrass Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Florida or national school diversity statistics.