East Lake High School

1300 Silver Eagle Dr
Tarpon Springs, FL 34688
(School attendance zone shown in map)
7/
10
Top 50%
Serving 2,326 students in grades 9-12, East Lake High School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%).
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,326 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 29%
  • : ≥99% (Top 1% in FL)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 55% (Top 50%)
  • : 65% (Top 30%)
  • : 82% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

East Lake High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

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Attribute

School Overview

East Lake High School's student population of 2,326 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 106 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
2,326 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
106 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

East Lake High School ranks within the top 50% of all 3,704 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of East Lake High School is 0.47, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (FL)
#1136 out of 3704 schools
(Top 50%)
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55%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of East Lake High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
65%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of East Lake High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
82%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of East Lake High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
16:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
16%
36%
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Black
4%
21%
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White
71%
36%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Florida.
0.47
This chart display the diversity score of East Lake High School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
≥99%
87%
This chart display graduation rate of East Lake High School and public school graduation rate of Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in East Lake High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is East Lake High School's ranking?
East Lake High School is ranked #1136 out of 3,704 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Florida.
What schools are East Lake High School often compared to?
East Lake High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Palm Harbor University High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
55% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average), while 65% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average).
What is the graduation rate of East Lake High School?
The graduation rate of East Lake High School is 99%, which is higher than the Florida state average of 87%.
How many students attend East Lake High School?
2,326 students attend East Lake High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
71% of East Lake High School students are White, 16% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are Asian, and 4% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of East Lake High School?
East Lake High School has a student ration of 22:1, which is higher than the Florida state average of 16:1.
What grades does East Lake High School offer ?
East Lake High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is East Lake High School part of?
East Lake High School is part of Pinellas School District.

School Calendar

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Event
Date
First day of school for students
August 12, 2024 (Monday)
Labor Day - Schools closed for Staff and Students
September 02, 2024 (Monday)
Dr. Martin Luther King Day - Schools Closed for Students and Teachers
January 20, 2025 (Monday)
Last day for all students. End of fourth quarter. Students will be released two hours early.
May 29, 2025 (Thursday)
Labor Day - Schools closed for Staff and Students
September 01, 2025 (Monday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,326 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 29%
  • : ≥99% (Top 1%)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 55% (Top 50%)
  • : 65% (Top 30%)
  • : 82% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

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