Gulf High School

  • Gulf High School serves 1,301 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 46% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 47% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 61%.

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School Overview

  • Gulf High School's student population of 1,301 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 84 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,301 students
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Total Classroom Teachers84 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gulf High School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Gulf High School is 0.54, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#2254 out of 3,601 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
57%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
18%
32%
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Black
6%
22%
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White
65%
39%
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Two or more races
7%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Gulf High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.540.46
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Graduation Rate
81%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePasco School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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