Clearwater Fundamental Middle School

1660 Palmetto St

Clearwater, FL 33755-5515

Grades: 6-8

852 students

Clearwater Fundamental Middle School serves 852 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 58%.
Clearwater Fundamental Middle School operates within the Pinellas School District.

Overview

The student population of 852 students has grown by 51% over five years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 50% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 852 students
Clearwater Fundamental Middle School Total Students (1997-2013)
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 48 teachers
Clearwater Fundamental Middle School Total Teachers (1998-2013)
Students by Grade Clearwater Fundamental Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 is less 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 18:1 15:1
Clearwater Fundamental Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1998-2013)
Asian
2%
3%
Clearwater Fundamental Middle School Asian Students (1997-2013)
Hispanic
10%
28%
Clearwater Fundamental Middle School Black Students (1997-2013)
Black
5%
23%
Clearwater Fundamental Middle School Black Students (1997-2013)
White
80%
42%
Clearwater Fundamental Middle School White Students (1997-2013)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Clearwater Fundamental Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Clearwater Fundamental Middle 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.
0.35 0.45
Clearwater Fundamental Middle School Diversity Score (1997-2013)
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.
15%
51%
Clearwater Fundamental Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2013)
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.
5%
7%
Clearwater Fundamental Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 118,281 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,072 is less than the state average of $13,793. The district revenue/student has grown by 19% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,874 is less than the state average of $15,882. The district spending/student has grown by 30% over four years.
School District Name Pinellas School District
Number of Schools
Managed
175
22
Number of Students Managed 118,281 9,797
Pinellas School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $1,068 MM $138 MM
Pinellas School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,153 MM $159 MM
Pinellas School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,072 $13,793
Pinellas School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,874 $15,882
Pinellas 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 Clearwater High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Clearwater Intermediate (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Skycrest Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ClearwaterSkycrest Elementary School
    10 North Corona Ave
    ClearwaterFL 33765
    (727)469-5987
    0.7 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 692 students                      
  • ClearwaterSandy Lane Elementary School
    1360 Sandy Ln
    ClearwaterFL 33755
    (727)469-5974
    1.1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 506 students                      
  • ClearwaterClearwater Intermediate
    Alternative School
    1220 Palmetto St
    ClearwaterFL 33755
    (727)298-1616
    Alternative School

    1.2 mi | Gr. 4-9 | 294 students                      
  • DunedinLife Force Arts And Technology Academy Charter School
    Charter School
    453 Edgewater Dr
    DunedinFL 34698
    (727)441-1717
    Charter School

    1.3 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 97 students                      
  • ClearwaterClearwater Adult Education Center
    Alternative School
    540 South Hercules Ave
    ClearwaterFL 33764
    (727)469-4190
    Alternative School

    1.3 mi | Gr.  | n/a students                      

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