Skycrest Elementary School

Skycrest Elementary School serves 673 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Skycrest Elementary School operates within the Pinellas School District.

Overview

The student population of 673 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 673 students
Skycrest Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 51 teachers
Skycrest Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Skycrest Elementary School 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
Skycrest Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
Skycrest Elementary School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
55%
28%
Skycrest Elementary School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
18%
23%
Skycrest Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
20%
43%
Skycrest Elementary School White (1988-2012)
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
Skycrest Elementary 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.
81%
49%
Skycrest Elementary 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.
5%
8%
Skycrest Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 118,673 students has grown by 11% over five years.
School District Name Pinellas School District
Number of Schools
Managed
163
23
Number of Students Managed 118,673 9,989
Pinellas School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $1,068 MM $138 MM
Pinellas School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,153 MM $159 MM
Pinellas School District Spending (1990-2009)
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: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Clearwater High School (0.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Hospital/homebound (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hospital/homebound (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Clearwater Clearwater High School
    540 South Hercules Ave
    Clearwater , FL 33764
    (727)298-1620
    0.6  mi  |  1984  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Clearwater Clearwater Adult Education Center
    Alternative School
    540 South Hercules Ave
    Clearwater , FL 33764
    (727)469-4190
    Alternative School
    0.6  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Clearwater Hospital/homebound
    Special Education School
    2235 Ne Coachman Rd
    Clearwater , FL 33765
    (727)462-1515
    Special Education School
    0.7  mi  |  112  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Clearwater Clearwater Fundamental Middle School
    Magnet School
    1660 Palmetto St
    Clearwater , FL 33755
    (727)298-1609
    Magnet School
    0.7  mi  |  850  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Clearwater Pinellas Teleschool
    Alternative School
    2235 Ne Coachman
    Clearwater , FL 33765
    (727)669-1220
    Alternative School
    1.1  mi  |  19  students  |  Gr.  6-12

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Did You Know?
Clearwater, FL public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.52, which is higher than the Florida average of 0.42. The most diverse school in Clearwater is South Ward Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Florida or national school diversity statistics.