Pinellas School District

301 4th St Sw
Largo, FL 33770-3536
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%

Top Rankings

Pinellas School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Florida for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 155 public schools serving 95,446 students in Pinellas School District. This district's average testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Florida.
Public Schools in Pinellas School District have an average math proficiency score of 51% (versus the Florida public school average of 48%), and reading proficiency score of 51% (versus the 52% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the Florida public school average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (FL)
# Schools
155 Schools
4,235 Schools
# Students
95,446 Students
2,830,721 Students
# Teachers
6,010 Teachers
159,344 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Pinellas School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 73 school districts in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 92% has increased from 80% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (FL)
Overall District Rank
#30 out of 73 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Pinellas  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
48%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pinellas  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of FL by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pinellas  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of FL by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Graduation Rate
92%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Pinellas  School District and public school graduation rate of FL by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.66
0.70
# American Indian Students
153 Students
7,229 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
3,849 Students
79,084 Students
% Asian Students
4%
3%
# Hispanic Students
18,178 Students
1,003,460 Students
% Hispanic Students
19%
36%
# Black Students
18,232 Students
601,873 Students
% Black Students
19%
21%
# White Students
49,690 Students
1,020,770 Students
% White Students
52%
36%
# Hawaiian Students
272 Students
4,943 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
5,072 Students
113,315 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
3,278
58,898
# Students in K Grade:
6,553
199,368
# Students in 1st Grade:
6,757
201,106
# Students in 2nd Grade:
6,837
204,688
# Students in 3rd Grade:
7,028
213,063
# Students in 4th Grade:
6,663
203,126
# Students in 5th Grade:
6,956
218,041
# Students in 6th Grade:
6,954
213,424
# Students in 7th Grade:
6,969
219,539
# Students in 8th Grade:
7,318
226,151
# Students in 9th Grade:
7,935
231,761
# Students in 10th Grade:
7,565
226,340
# Students in 11th Grade:
7,485
211,252
# Students in 12th Grade:
7,148
203,964
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,607 is higher than the state median of $12,134. The school district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,903 is higher than the state median of $11,783. The school district spending/student has grown by 10% over four school years.
This School District
This State (FL)
Total Revenue
$1,203 MM
$34,349 MM
This chart display total revenue of Pinellas  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in FL by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$1,232 MM
$33,354 MM
This chart display total spending of Pinellas  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in FL by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,607
$12,134
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Pinellas  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in FL by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$12,903
$11,783
This chart display average spending per public school student in Pinellas  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in FL by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Pinellas School District Public Schools (2024)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Tarpon Springs Fundamental Ele
Magnet School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
400 E Harrison St
Tarpon Springs, FL 34689
(727) 943-5508
Grades: K-5
| 269 students
Rank: #22.
Curtis Fundamental Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 88% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
531 Beltrees St
Dunedin, FL 34698
(727) 738-6438
Grades: K-5
| 529 students
Rank: #33.
East Lake Middle School Of Engineering
Magnet School
Math: 89% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1200 Silver Eagle Dr
Tarpon Springs, FL 34688
(727) 942-5419
Grades: 6-8
| 390 students
Rank: #44.
Cypress Woods Elementary School
Math: 85% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4900 Cypress Woods Blvd
Palm Harbor, FL 34685
(727) 538-7325
Grades: PK-5
| 742 students
Rank: #55.
St. Petersburg Collegiate High School North Pinellas
Charter School
Math: ≥80% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
600 Klosterman Rd
Tarpon Springs, FL 34689
(727) 341-3521
Grades: 10-12
| 209 students
Rank: #66.
Clearwater Fundamental Middle School
Magnet School
Math: 88% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1660 Palmetto St
Clearwater, FL 33755
(727) 298-1609
Grades: 6-8
| 761 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Brooker Creek Elementary School
Math: 82% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3130 Forelock Rd
Tarpon Springs, FL 34688
(727) 943-4600
Grades: PK-5
| 574 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Elisa Nelson Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 82% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
415 15th St
Palm Harbor, FL 34683
(727) 588-5187
Grades: 1-5
| 410 students
Rank: #99.
Pasadena Fundamental Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 82% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
95 72nd St N
Saint Petersburg, FL 33710
(727) 893-2646
Grades: K-5
| 455 students
Rank: #1010.
Discovery Of Science
Charter School
Math: 79% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1120 Curlew Rd
Dunedin, FL 34698
(727) 369-6361
Grades: K-8
| 498 students
Rank: #1111.
Orange Grove Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
10300 65th Ave
Seminole, FL 33772
(727) 547-7845
Grades: PK-5
| 413 students
Rank: #1212.
Bauder Elementary School
Math: 80% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
12755 86th Ave
Seminole, FL 33776
(727) 547-7829
Grades: PK-5
| 700 students
Rank: #1313.
Madeira Beach Fundamental K-8
Magnet School
Math: 78% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
591 Tom Stuart Causeway
Saint Petersburg, FL 33708
(727) 547-7697
Grades: K-8
| 1,346 students
Rank: #1414.
Gulf Beaches Elementary Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
8600 Boca Ciega Dr
Saint Petersburg, FL 33706
(727) 893-2630
Grades: K-5
| 306 students
Rank: #1515.
Forest Lakes Elementary School
Math: 74% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
301 Pine Ave N
Oldsmar, FL 34677
(813) 891-0785
Grades: PK-5
| 483 students
Rank: #1616.
Plato Charter School Tarpon Springs
Charter School
Math: 72% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2795 Keystone Rd
Tarpon Springs, FL 34688
(727) 939-6413
Grades: K-8
| 359 students
Rank: #1717.
Anona Elementary School
Math: 80% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
12301 Indian Rocks Rd
Largo, FL 33774
(727) 588-4730
Grades: PK-5
| 462 students
Rank: #1818.
Sutherland Elementary School
Math: 78% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3150 N Belcher Rd
Palm Harbor, FL 34683
(727) 724-1466
Grades: PK-5
| 598 students
Rank: #19 - 2019. - 20.
Plato Palm Harbor Charter School
Charter School
Math: 72% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1601 Curlew Rd
Palm Harbor, FL 34683
(727) 228-6850
Grades: K-8
| 354 students
Rank: #19 - 2019. - 20.
Sunset Hills Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1347 Gulf Rd
Tarpon Springs, FL 34689
(727) 943-5523
Grades: PK-5
| 454 students
Rank: #2121.
Plato Clearwater
Charter School
Math: 73% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2045 Palmetto St
Clearwater, FL 33765
(727) 228-9517
Grades: K-8
| 539 students
Rank: #2222.
Academie Da Vinci Charter School
Charter School
Math: 71% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1060 Keene Rd
Dunedin, FL 34698
(727) 298-2778
Grades: K-8
| 339 students
Rank: #2323.
Lake St. George Elementary School
Math: 73% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2855 County Road 95
Palm Harbor, FL 34684
(727) 669-1161
Grades: PK-5
| 610 students
Rank: #2424.
Oakhurst Elementary School
Math: 72% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
10535 137th St
Largo, FL 33774
(727) 588-6801
Grades: PK-5
| 663 students
Rank: #2525.
Ozona Elementary School
Math: 73% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
601 Tampa Rd
Palm Harbor, FL 34683
(727) 724-1589
Grades: PK-5
| 781 students
Rank: #2626.
Plato Of St.petersburg
Charter School
Math: 67% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3901 Park St N
Saint Petersburg, FL 33709
(727) 521-7258
Grades: K-8
| 365 students
Rank: #2727.
Leila Davis Elementary School
Math: 66% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2630 Landmark Dr
Clearwater, FL 33761
(727) 725-7972
Grades: PK-5
| 683 students
Rank: #2828.
Osceola Fundamental High School
Magnet School
Math: 63% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
9751 98th St
Seminole, FL 33777
(727) 547-7717
Grades: 9-12
| 1,683 students
Rank: #2929.
Thurgood Marshall Fundamental
Magnet School
Math: 66% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3901 22nd Ave S
Saint Petersburg, FL 33711
(727) 522-1737
Grades: 6-8
| 906 students
Rank: #3030.
Highland Lakes Elementary School
Math: 67% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1230 Highlands Blvd
Palm Harbor, FL 34684
(727) 724-1429
Grades: PK-5
| 518 students
Rank: #3131.
Ridgecrest Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 67% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1901 119th St
Largo, FL 33778
(727) 588-3580
Grades: PK-5
| 582 students
Rank: #3232.
Curlew Creek Elementary School
Math: 67% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3030 Curlew Rd
Palm Harbor, FL 34684
(727) 724-1423
Grades: PK-5
| 632 students
Rank: #3333.
James B. Sanderlin K-8
Magnet School
Math: 62% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2350 22nd Ave S
Saint Petersburg, FL 33712
(727) 552-1700
Grades: K-8
| 726 students
Rank: #34 - 3534. - 35.
Pinellas Preparatory Academy
Charter School
Math: 63% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2300 Belcher Rd S
Largo, FL 33771
(727) 536-3600
Grades: K-8
| 800 students
Rank: #34 - 3534. - 35.
Safety Harbor Elementary School
Math: 63% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
535 5th Ave N
Safety Harbor, FL 34695
(727) 724-1462
Grades: PK-5
| 665 students
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Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Pinellas School District?
Pinellas School District manages 155 public schools serving 95,446 students.
What is the rank of Pinellas School District?
Pinellas School District is ranked #30 out of 73 school districts in Florida (top 50%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2020-2021 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of Florida school districts for: Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%) and Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)
What is the racial composition of students in Pinellas School District?
52% of Pinellas School District students are White, 19% of students are Black, 19% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Two or more races, and 4% of students are Asian.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Pinellas School District?
Pinellas School District has a student/teacher ratio of 16:1, which is lower than the Florida state average of 18:1.
What is Pinellas School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $12,903 is higher than the state median of $11,783. The school district spending/student has grown by 10% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 155 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 95,446 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 48%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 92% (Top 30% in FL)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 51% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 51% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

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