Gulf High School

Gulf High School serves 1,271 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 58%.
Gulf 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 1271 students has declined by 30% over five years.
The teacher population of 76 teachers has declined by 20% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,271 students
Gulf High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 76 teachers
Gulf High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Gulf High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.46 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 17:1 15:1
Gulf High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
4%
3%
Gulf High School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
15%
28%
Gulf High School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
3%
23%
Gulf High School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
72%
42%
Gulf High School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
6%
3%
Gulf High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Gulf 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.
0.46 0.45
Gulf 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.
55%
51%
Gulf 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.
7%
7%
Gulf High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 76,939 students has grown by 16% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 66% has decreased from 96% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,689 is less than the state average of $13,793. The district revenue/student has grown by 22% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,525 is less than the state average of $15,882. The district spending/student has grown by 35% over four years.
School District Name Pasco School District
Number of Schools
Managed
112
22
Number of Students Managed 76,939 9,797
Pasco School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 66% 70%
Pasco School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $647 MM $138 MM
Pasco School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $703 MM $159 MM
Pasco School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,689 $13,793
Pasco School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,525 $15,882
Pasco 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 Pace Center For Girls (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pace Center For Girls (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is James M. Marlowe Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • New Port RicheyGulf High Adult Education
    5355 School Rd
    New Port RicheyFL 34652
    (727)774-3300
    0 mi | Gr.  | n/a students                      
  • New Port RicheyJames M. Marlowe Elementary School
    5642 Cecelia Dr
    New Port RicheyFL 34652
    (727)774-8600
    0.3 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 440 students                      
  • HudsonPace Center For Girls
    Alternative School
    12200 Ushwy 19 North
    HudsonFL 34667
    (727)849-1901
    Alternative School

    0.3 mi | Gr. 6-12 | 43 students                      
  • New Port RicheySchwettman Education Center
    Alternative School
    5520 Grand Blvd
    New Port RicheyFL 34652
    (727)774-0002
    Alternative School

    0.3 mi | Gr. 6-12 | 132 students                      
  • New Port RicheyGulf Middle School
    2 Negative Reviews
    6419 Louisiana Ave
    New Port RicheyFL 34653
    (727)774-8000
    0.7 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 844 students                      

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