Top Bay County Public Schools

All
(53)
All
(53)
 
High
(20)
High
(20)
 
Middle
(22)
Middle
(22)
 
Elementary
(44)
Elementary
(44)
 
Pre-K
(23)
Pre-K
(23)
 
Charter
(11)
Charter
(11)
 
Private
(14)
Private
(14)
 
  • For the 2020 school year, there are 53 public schools in Bay County, FL, serving 28,076 students.
  • Bay County, FL public school have an average math proficiency score of 57% (versus the Florida public school average of 57%), and reading proficiency score of 53% (versus the 54% statewide average). Schools in Bay County have an average ranking in the top 50% of Florida public schools.
  • The top ranked public schools in Bay County, FL are University Academy Sabl Inc, Rising Leaders Academy and Bay Haven Charter Middle School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Florida public school average of 62% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Florida public school average of 16:1.

Top Bay County Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • A. Crawford Mosley High School Math: 71% | Reading: 56%
    Rank: Top 30%
    501 Mosley Dr
    Lynn Haven, FL 32444
    (850)767-4400

    Grades: 9-12 | 1863 students
  • Bay Haven Charter Academy Charter School
    Math: 79% | Reading: 76%
    Rank: Top 10%
    2501 Hawks Landing Blvd
    Panama City, FL 32405
    (850)248-3500

    Grades: K-5 | 767 students
  • Bay Haven Charter Middle School Charter School
    Math: 91% | Reading: 79%
    Rank: Top 5%
    2501 Hawks Landing Blvd
    Panama City, FL 32405
    (850)248-3500

    Grades: 6-8 | 462 students
  • Bay High School Math: 38% | Reading: 41%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1200 Harrison Ave
    Panama City, FL 32401
    (850)767-4600

    Grades: 9-12 | 1199 students
  • Bay Regional Juvenile Detention Center Alternative School
    Reading: PS%
    450 E 11th St
    Panama City, FL 32401
    (850)872-4706

    Grades: K-12 | 32 students
  • Bay Virtual Franchise Math: 60-69% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank: Top 30%
    1515 June Ave
    Panama City, FL 32405
    (850)767-4460

    Grades: 3-12 | 80 students
  • Bay Virtual Instruction (course Offerings) Math: <50% | Reading: PS%
    1515 June Ave
    Panama City, FL 32405
    (850)767-4460

    Grades: 6-12 | 16 students
  • Bay Virtual Instruction Program Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1515 June Ave
    Panama City, FL 32405
    (850)747-4460

    Grades: K-10 | 22 students
  • Breakfast Point Academy Math: 65% | Reading: 56%
    Rank: Top 50%
    601 N Richard Jackson Blvd
    Panama City Beach, FL 32407
    (850)767-1190

    Grades: PK-8 | 1096 students
  • C C Washington Academy Alternative School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    924 Bay Ave
    Panama City, FL 32401
    (850)767-5576

    Grades: 6-8 | 71 students
  • Callaway Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 45%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    7115 E Highway 22
    Panama City, FL 32404
    (850)767-1241

    Grades: PK-5 | 539 students
  • Cedar Grove Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 44%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2826 E 15th St
    Panama City, FL 32405
    (850)767-4550

    Grades: PK-5 | 469 students
  • Central High School Alternative School
    Charter School
    Math: <50% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1250 W. 17th St
    Panama City, FL 32405
    (850)215-0770

    Grades: 9-12 | 174 students
  • Chautauqua Charter School Special Education School
    Charter School
    1118 Magnolia Ave
    Panama City, FL 32401
    (850)785-5056

    Grades: 9-12 | 47 students
  • Deane Bozeman School Math: 62% | Reading: 50%
    Rank: Top 50%
    13410 Highway 77
    Panama City, FL 32409
    (850)767-1300

    Grades: PK-12 | 1254 students
  • Deer Point Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 56%
    Rank: Top 50%
    4800 Highway 2321
    Panama City, FL 32404
    (850)767-5462

    Grades: PK-5 | 770 students
  • Everitt Middle School Math: 38% | Reading: 33%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    608 School Ave
    Panama City, FL 32401
    (850)767-3776

    Grades: 6-8 | 726 students
  • Exceptional Student Education Special Education School
    1311 Balboa Ave
    Panama City, FL 32401
    (850)872-4100

    Grades: PK-12 | n/a students
  • Hiland Park Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 48%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2507 E Baldwin Rd
    Panama City, FL 32405
    (850)767-4685

    Grades: PK-5 | 776 students
  • Hutchison Beach Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 57%
    Rank: Top 50%
    12900 Middle Beach Rd
    Panama City Beach, FL 32407
    (850)767-5195

    Grades: PK-5 | 589 students
  • J.r. Arnold High School Math: 53% | Reading: 57%
    Rank: Top 50%
    550 N Alf Coleman Rd
    Panama City Beach, FL 32407
    (850)767-3700

    Grades: 9-12 | 1755 students
  • Jinks Middle School Math: 33% | Reading: 32%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    600 W 11th St
    Panama City, FL 32401
    (850)767-4695

    Grades: 6-8 | 588 students
  • Lucille Moore Elementary School Math: 23% | Reading: 29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1900 Michigan Ave
    Panama City, FL 32405
    (850)767-1428

    Grades: PK-5 | 480 students
  • Lynn Haven Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 61%
    Rank: Top 50%
    301 W 9th St
    Lynn Haven, FL 32444
    (850)767-1454

    Grades: PK-5 | 709 students
  • Margaret K. Lewis In Millville Special Education School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    203 N East Ave
    Panama City, FL 32401
    (850)767-1792

    Grades: PK-12 | 158 students
  • Merriam Cherry Street Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1125 Cherry St
    Panama City, FL 32401
    (850)767-1480

    Grades: PK-5 | 333 students
  • Merritt Brown Middle School Math: 51% | Reading: 45%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    5044 Merritt Brown Way
    Panama City, FL 32404
    (850)767-3976

    Grades: 6-8 | 761 students
  • Mowat Middle School Math: 62% | Reading: 54%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1903 W Highway 390
    Lynn Haven, FL 32444
    (850)767-4040

    Grades: 6-8 | 1095 students
  • New Horizons Learning Center Special Education School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3200 Minnesota Ave
    Panama City, FL 32405
    (850)767-1110

    Grades: 6-12 | 145 students
  • North Bay Haven Career Academy Charter School
    Math: 94% | Reading: 69%
    Rank: Top 10%
    1 Buccaneer Dr
    Panama City, FL 32404
    (850)248-0801

    Grades: 9-12 | 759 students
  • North Bay Haven Charter Academy Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 83% | Reading: 69%
    Rank: Top 20%
    1104 Balboa Ave
    Panama City, FL 32401
    (850)248-0801

    Grades: K-5 | 696 students
  • North Bay Haven Charter Academy Middle School Charter School
    Math: 74% | Reading: 67%
    Rank: Top 20%
    1 Buccaneer Dr
    Panama City, FL 32404
    (850)248-0801

    Grades: 6-8 | 526 students
  • Northside Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 48%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2001 Northside Dr
    Panama City, FL 32405
    (850)767-1506

    Grades: PK-5 | 651 students
  • Oakland Terrace School For The Visual And Performing Arts Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2010 W 12th St
    Panama City, FL 32401
    (850)767-4565

    Grades: PK-5 | 345 students
  • Oscar Patterson Elementary Magnet Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1025 Redwood Ave
    Panama City, FL 32401
    (850)767-4675

    Grades: PK-5 | 253 students
  • Show 18 more public schools in Bay County, FL (out of 53 total schools)
Recent Articles
Read why good diet and nutrition is important for high student performance.
As the nation works to recover from COVID-19, parents wonder what the fall of 2020 holds in terms of the upcoming school year. Read on to learn some tips for preparing for potential challenges and to see the answers to some of the biggest questions being asked by parents of school-age children.
In this article, we’ll take a closer look at the financial impact of COVID-19 on public schools and what to expect in the future. We’ll talk about the effects of budget cuts and other challenges affecting the public school system for the remainder of this school year and into the next.