Durant High School

Durant High School serves 2,231 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 58%.
Durant 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 2231 students has declined by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 116 teachers has declined by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,231 students
Durant High School Total Students (1996-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 116 teachers
Durant High School Total Teachers (1996-2013)
Students by Grade Durant High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 26:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 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
Durant High School Student Teacher Ratio (1996-2013)
Asian
2%
3%
Durant High School Asian Students (1996-2013)
Hispanic
25%
28%
Durant High School Black Students (1996-2013)
Black
10%
23%
Durant High School Black Students (1996-2013)
White
60%
42%
Durant High School White Students (1996-2013)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Durant High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Durant High 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.
0.57 0.45
Durant High School Diversity Score (1996-2013)
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.
33%
51%
Durant High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1996-2013)
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.
9%
7%
Durant High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 205,551 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 69% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,926 is less than the state average of $13,793. The district revenue/student has grown by 18% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,910 is less than the state average of $15,882. The district spending/student has grown by 24% over four years.
School District Name Hillsborough School District
Number of Schools
Managed
321
22
Number of Students Managed 205,551 9,797
Hillsborough School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 69% 70%
Hillsborough School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $1,906 MM $138 MM
Hillsborough School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $2,095 MM $159 MM
Hillsborough School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,926 $13,793
Hillsborough School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,910 $15,882
Hillsborough School District 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 Newsome High School (2.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Randall Middle School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Nelson Elementary School (2.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • DoverNelson Elementary School
    5413 Durant Rd
    DoverFL 33527
    (813)651-2120
    2.4 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 784 students                      
  • LithiaRandall Middle School
    16510 Fishhawk Blvd
    LithiaFL 33547
    (813)740-3900
    2.8 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 1339 students                      
  • LithiaNewsome High School
    2 Negative Reviews
    16550 Fishhawk Blvd
    LithiaFL 33547
    (813)740-4600
    2.9 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 2350 students                      
  • ValricoLithia Springs Elementary School
    4332 Lynx Paw Trl
    ValricoFL 33596
    (813)744-8016
    3 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 588 students                      
  • LithiaPinecrest Elementary School
    7950 Lithia Pinecrest Rd
    LithiaFL 33547
    (813)744-8164
    3 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 521 students                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended October 06, 2012 - I attended Durant and I loved it! It was an amazing school with a staff that genuinely cares about their students. I felt truly cared for and I had a wonderful experience. - Posted by Student/Alumni

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