Dunedin Highland Middle School

Dunedin Highland Middle School serves 1,131 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 58%.
Dunedin Highland Middle School operates within the Pinellas School District.

Overview

The student population of 1131 students has declined by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 74 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,131 students
Dunedin Highland Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 74 teachers
Dunedin Highland Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Dunedin Highland Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.68 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 15:1 15:1
Dunedin Highland Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
5%
3%
Dunedin Highland Middle School Asian (1988-2013)
Hispanic
21%
28%
Dunedin Highland Middle School Hispanic (1991-2013)
Black
23%
23%
Dunedin Highland Middle School Black (1988-2013)
White
47%
42%
Dunedin Highland Middle School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
4%
3%
All Ethnic Groups Dunedin Highland Middle School Sch Ethnicity Dunedin Highland Middle 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.
0.68 0.45
Dunedin Highland Middle 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%
Dunedin Highland Middle 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%
Dunedin Highland Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 118,614 students has grown by 11% over five years.
School District Name Pinellas School District
Number of Schools
Managed
175
23
Number of Students Managed 118,614 9,989
Pinellas School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $1,068 MM $138 MM
District Spending $1,153 MM $159 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,072 $13,793
Pinellas School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,874 $15,882
Pinellas School 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 Calvin A. Hunsinger School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Calvin A. Hunsinger School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dunedin Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • DunedinDunedin Elementary School
    900 Union St
    DunedinFL 34698
    (727)738-2990
    0.1 mi | 689 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • DunedinLife Force Arts And Technology Academy Charter School
    Charter School
    453 Edgewater Dr
    DunedinFL 34698
    (727)441-1717
    Charter School

    0.7 mi | 97 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • DunedinCurtis Fundamental Elementary School
    Magnet School
    531 Beltrees St
    DunedinFL 34698
    (727)738-6438
    Magnet School

    0.7 mi | 536 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • ClearwaterCalvin A. Hunsinger School
    Special Education School
    1863 North Betty Ln
    ClearwaterFL 33755
    (727)469-4260
    Special Education School

    0.8 mi | 107 students | Gr. KG-12                      
  • ClearwaterSandy Lane Elementary School
    1360 Sandy Ln
    ClearwaterFL 33755
    (727)469-5974
    1 mi | 506 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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