Pasco High School

Pasco High School serves 1,404 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Pasco 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 1404 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 80 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,404 students
Pasco High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 80 teachers
Pasco High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Pasco High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.61 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 15:1
Pasco High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Pasco High School Asian (1997-2006)
Hispanic
28%
28%
Pasco High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
11%
23%
Pasco High School Black (1988-2012)
White
55%
43%
Pasco High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Pasco High School Sch Ethnicity Pasco 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.
0.61 0.69
Pasco 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.
54%
49%
Pasco 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%
Pasco High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

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
20
Number of Students Managed 76,376 9,762
Pasco School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
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: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is James Irvin Education Center (1.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Pasco Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pasco Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Dade City Pasco High Adult Education
    36850 State Rd 52
    Dade City , FL , 33525
    (352)524-5500
    0  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Dade City Pasco Elementary School
    37350 Florida Ave
    Dade City , FL , 33525
    (352)524-5200
    0.7  mi  |  649  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Dade City Pasco Middle School
    13925 14th St
    Dade City , FL , 33525
    (352)524-8400
    0.8  mi  |  883  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Dade City James Irvin Education Center
    Alternative School
    35830 State Rd 52
    Dade City , FL , 33525
    (352)524-5700
    Alternative School
    1.2  mi  |  107  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Dade City Rodney B. Cox Elementary School
    37615 Martin Luther King Blvd
    Dade City , FL , 33523
    (352)524-5100
    1.4  mi  |  422  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

School Reviews

  • Recommended May 24, 2010 - Quality of programs is fair, quality of teachers for the most part are good. Administration lacks. Unless you are the doctor's or lawyer's kids; star football player etc...you are treated differently. Upper officials think too high of themselves. I would not recommend this school to anyone interested in the Dade City area. - Posted by Parent

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