Lakewood High School

1400 54th Ave S
Saint Petersburg, FL 33705
(School attendance zone shown in map)
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 936 students in grades 9-12, Lakewood High 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 27% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 52%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 32% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 52%).
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 75% 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: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 936 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 75%
  • : 95% (Top 30% in FL)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

School Overview

Lakewood High School's student population of 936 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
936 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
52 teachers
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School Rankings

Lakewood High 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 Lakewood High School is 0.59, 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)
#3248 out of 3704 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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27%
52%
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32%
52%
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38%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Lakewood High 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
18:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
10%
36%
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Black
58%
21%
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White
25%
36%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Florida.
0.59
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95%
87%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Lakewood High School's ranking?
Lakewood High School is ranked #3248 out of 3,704 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Florida.
What schools are Lakewood High School often compared to?
Lakewood High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Gibbs High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
27% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average), while 32% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average).
What is the graduation rate of Lakewood High School?
The graduation rate of Lakewood High School is 95%, which is higher than the Florida state average of 87%.
How many students attend Lakewood High School?
936 students attend Lakewood High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
58% of Lakewood High School students are Black, 25% of students are White, 10% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 3% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Lakewood High School?
Lakewood High School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Florida state average of 16:1.
What grades does Lakewood High School offer ?
Lakewood High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Lakewood High School part of?
Lakewood High School is part of Pinellas School District.
In what neighborhood is Lakewood High School located?
Lakewood High School is located in the Greater Pinellas Point neighborhood of Saint Petersburg, FL. There are 2 other public schools located in Greater Pinellas Point.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 936 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 75%
  • : 95% (Top 30%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

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