Azalea Middle School

Azalea Middle School serves 948 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 58%.
Azalea Middle School operates within the Pinellas School District.

Overview

The student population of 948 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 74 teachers has grown by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 948 students
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 74 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same 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 13:1 15:1
Asian
2%
3%
Hispanic
9%
28%
Black
48%
23%
White
37%
42%
Two or more races
4%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
76%
51%
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%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 118,281 students has grown by 11% over five years.
School District Name Pinellas School District
Number of Schools
Managed
175
22
Number of Students Managed 118,281 9,797
District Total Revenue $1,068 MM $138 MM
District Spending $1,153 MM $159 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,072 $13,793
District Spending / Student $10,874 $15,882
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 St. Petersburg Collegiate High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Tyrone Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Azalea Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Saint PetersburgAzalea Elementary School
    1680 74th St North
    Saint PetersburgFL 33710
    (727)893-2187
    0.5 mi | 642 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Saint PetersburgSeventy-fourth St. Elementary School
    3801 74th St North
    Saint PetersburgFL 33709
    (727)893-2120
    1.1 mi | 547 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Saint PetersburgTyrone Middle School
    6421 22nd Ave North
    Saint PetersburgFL 33710
    (727)893-1819
    1.2 mi | 904 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Saint PetersburgSt. Petersburg Collegiate High School
    Charter School
    6605 5th Ave North
    Saint PetersburgFL 33710
    (727)341-4610
    Charter School

    1.5 mi | 221 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Saint PetersburgPasadena Fundamental Elementary School
    Magnet School
    95 72nd St North
    Saint PetersburgFL 33710
    (727)893-2646
    Magnet School

    1.5 mi | 464 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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