East Lake High School

1300 Silver Eagle Dr
Tarpon Springs, FL 34688
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
East Lake High School serves 2,202 students in grades 9-12.
East Lake High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 61% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

East Lake High School's student population of 2,202 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 94 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,202 students
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Total Classroom Teachers94 teachers
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School Comparison

East Lake High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,633 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of East Lake High School is 0.42, 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.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1022 out of 3633 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:116:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
13%
33%
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Black
4%
22%
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White
75%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.420.70
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Graduation Rate
≥99%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePinellas School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to East Lake High School is Tarpon Springs High School (4.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is East Lake Middle School Academy Of Engineering (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tarpon Springs East Lake Middle School Academy Of Engineering Magnet School
    Math: 92% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 6-8 | 395 students
    0.2 miles
    1200 Silver Eagle Dr
    Tarpon Springs, FL 34688
    (727) 942-5419
    0.2 6-8 395
  • Tarpon Springs Brooker Creek Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 603 students
    0.8 miles
    3130 Forelock Rd
    Tarpon Springs, FL 34688
    (727) 943-4600
    0.8 PK-5 603
  • Palm Harbor Cypress Woods Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 803 students
    1.0 miles
    4900 Cypress Woods Blvd
    Palm Harbor, FL 34685
    (727) 538-7325
    1 PK-5 803
  • Tarpon Springs Plato Academy Charter School Tarpon Springs Charter School
    Math: 84% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-8 | 361 students
    1.7 miles
    2795 Keystone Rd
    Tarpon Springs, FL 34688
    (727) 939-6413
    1.7 K-8 361
  • Palm Harbor Joseph L. Carwise Middle School Math: 71% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,168 student
    3.2 miles
    3301 Bentley Dr
    Palm Harbor, FL 34684
    (727) 724-1442
    3.2 6-8 1,168

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