Skycrest Elementary School

Skycrest Elementary School serves 723 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the FL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 59%.
Skycrest Elementary School operates within the Pinellas School District.

School Overview

The student population of 723 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 58 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 723 students
Skycrest Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Skycrest Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 58 teachers
Skycrest Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Skycrest Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 is more than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 16:1
Skycrest Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
2%
3%
Skycrest Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2014)
Hispanic
54%
30%
Skycrest Elementary School Black Students (1989-2014)
Black
19%
23%
Skycrest Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
20%
41%
Skycrest Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Skycrest Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Skycrest Elementary 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.
0.64 0.46
Skycrest Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
56%
52%
Skycrest Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
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.
n/a
6%
Skycrest Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 103,411 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,876 is less than the state average of $11,888. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,636 is less than the state average of $12,571. The district spending/student has grown by 19% over four years.
School District Name Pinellas School District
Number of Schools
Managed
177
22
Number of Students Managed 103,411 10,137
Pinellas School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,039 MM $132 MM
Pinellas School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $1,119 MM $140 MM
Pinellas School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,876 $11,888
Pinellas School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,636 $12,571
Pinellas School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Clearwater High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Clearwater Fundamental Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hospital/homebound (0.7 miles away)
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  • ClearwaterClearwater Adult Education Center
    Alternative School
    0.6 miles540 South Hercules Ave
    ClearwaterFL 33764
    (727)469-4190
    0.6n/a
  • ClearwaterClearwater High School
    Magnet School
    0.6 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1805 students540 South Hercules Ave
    ClearwaterFL 33764
    (727)298-1620
    0.69-121805
  • ClearwaterClearwater Fundamental Middle School
    Magnet School
    0.7 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 844 students1660 Palmetto St
    ClearwaterFL 33755
    (727)298-1609
    0.76-8844
  • ClearwaterHospital/homebound
    Special Education School
    0.7 miles | Grades: PK-12 | 132 students2235 Ne Coachman Rd
    ClearwaterFL 33765
    (727)462-1515
    0.7PK-12132
  • ClearwaterPinellas Teleschool
    Alternative School
    1.1 miles | Grades: 6-12 | 28 students2235 Ne Coachman Rd
    ClearwaterFL 33765
    (727)669-1220
    1.16-1228

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