Dunedin Highland Middle School

  • Dunedin Highland Middle School serves 1,060 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the FL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • Dunedin Highland Middle School operates within the Pinellas School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1060 students has declined by 13% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 60 teachers has declined by 21% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,060 students
Dunedin Highland Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Dunedin Highland Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 60 teachers
Dunedin Highland Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Dunedin Highland Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.70 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 18:1 16:1
Dunedin Highland Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
5%
3%
Dunedin Highland Middle School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
23%
31%
Dunedin Highland Middle School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
22%
23%
Dunedin Highland Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
45%
40%
Dunedin Highland Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Dunedin Highland Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2014)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Dunedin Highland Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Dunedin Highland 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.
0.70 0.46
Dunedin Highland Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
43%
53%
Dunedin Highland Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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
5%
Dunedin Highland Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

  • Pinellas School District's student population of 102,459 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,482 in this district is less than the state average of $12,021. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,190 is less than the state average of $12,230. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District Name Pinellas School District
Number of Schools
Managed
168
22
Number of Students Managed 102,459 10,184
Pinellas School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $981 MM $122 MM
Pinellas School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $1,054 MM $125 MM
Pinellas School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,482 $12,021
Pinellas School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,190 $12,230
Pinellas School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

5  8/25/2010
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