John Hopkins Middle School

701 16th St S
Saint Petersburg, FL 33705
(School attendance zone shown in map)
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 681 students in grades 6-8, John Hopkins Middle School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 38% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 52%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 34% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 52%).
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 64% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 681 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 77%
  • : Bottom 50% in FL
  • : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • : 34% (Btm 50%)
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

School Overview

John Hopkins Middle School's student population of 681 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
681 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
41 teachers
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School Rankings

John Hopkins Middle School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 3,704 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of John Hopkins Middle School is 0.60, 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.
This School
State Level (FL)
#2938 out of 3704 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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38%
52%
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34%
52%
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30-34%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of John Hopkins Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
16:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
10%
36%
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Black
58%
21%
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White
23%
36%
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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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0.60
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is John Hopkins Middle School's ranking?
John Hopkins Middle School is ranked #2938 out of 3,704 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Florida.
What schools are John Hopkins Middle School often compared to?
John Hopkins Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Bay Point Middle School, Thurgood Marshall Fundamental by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
38% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average), while 34% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average).
How many students attend John Hopkins Middle School?
681 students attend John Hopkins Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
58% of John Hopkins Middle School students are Black, 23% of students are White, 10% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Two or more races, and 3% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of John Hopkins Middle School?
John Hopkins Middle School has a student ration of 17:1, which is higher than the Florida state average of 16:1.
What grades does John Hopkins Middle School offer ?
John Hopkins Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is John Hopkins Middle School part of?
John Hopkins Middle School is part of Pinellas School District.
In what neighborhood is John Hopkins Middle School located?
John Hopkins Middle School is located in the Melrose Mercy neighborhood of Saint Petersburg, FL. There are 1 other public schools located in Melrose Mercy.

School Calendar

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Date
First day of school for students
August 12, 2024 (Monday)
Last day for all students. End of fourth quarter. Students will be released two hours early.
May 29, 2025 (Thursday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 681 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 77%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • : 34% (Btm 50%)
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

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