Hillsborough High School

Hillsborough High School serves 1,884 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Hillsborough High School operates within the Hillsborough School District.
The school district's 69% graduation rate is lower than the FL state average of 70%.

Overview

The student population of 1884 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 111 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,884 students
Hillsborough High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 111 teachers
Hillsborough High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Hillsborough 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 0.73 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
Hillsborough High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
6%
2%
Hillsborough High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
33%
28%
Hillsborough High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
30%
23%
Hillsborough High School Black (1988-2012)
White
26%
43%
Hillsborough High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Hillsborough High School Sch Ethnicity Hillsborough 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.
0.73 0.90
Hillsborough 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.
51%
49%
Hillsborough 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.
7%
8%
Hillsborough High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 197,041 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 69% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Hillsborough School District
Number of Schools
Managed
294
23
Number of Students Managed 197,041 9,989
Hillsborough School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 69% 70%
Hillsborough School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $1,906 MM $138 MM
District Spending $2,095 MM $159 MM
Hillsborough School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,926 $13,793
Hillsborough School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,910 $15,882
Hillsborough 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 Seminole Heights Charter High School (0.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Memorial Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Walton Academy (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Tampa Memorial Middle School
    4702 North Central Ave
    Tampa , FL , 33603
    (813)872-5230
    0.2  mi  |  702  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Tampa Walton Academy
    Charter School
    4817 North Florida Ave
    Tampa , FL , 33603
    (813)231-9272
    Charter School
    0.3  mi  |  156  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Tampa Broward Elementary School
    400 West Osborne Ave
    Tampa , FL , 33603
    (813)276-5592
    0.6  mi  |  386  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Tampa Seminole Heights Charter High School
    Charter School
    4006 North Florida Ave
    Tampa , FL , 33603
    (813)234-0809
    Charter School
    0.7  mi  |  369  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Tampa Edison Elementary School
    1607 East Curtis St
    Tampa , FL , 33610
    (813)276-5579
    0.9  mi  |  475  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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