5355 School Rd
New Port Richey, FL 34652
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Gulf High School serves 1,346 students in grades 9-12.
Gulf High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 41% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 41% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Gulf High School's student population of 1,346 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 83 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,346 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
83 teachers
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Event
Date
Student's Last Day of School
May 25, 2022 (Wednesday)

School Rankings

Gulf High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,628 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Gulf High School is 0.56, 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 Data
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State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#2883 out of 3628 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
19%
33%
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Black
7%
22%
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White
63%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.56
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Graduation Rate
86%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,346 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 37%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 86% (Btm 50% in FL)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 41% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 41% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.56 (Btm 50%)

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