Palm Harbor University High School

1900 Omaha St
Palm Harbor, FL 34683
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
3.50 5 1 (2 reviews)
Palm Harbor University High School serves 2,546 students in grades 9-12.
Palm Harbor University High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Palm Harbor University High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Palm Harbor University High School's student population of 2,546 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 106 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,546 students
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Total Classroom Teachers106 teachers
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School Comparison

Palm Harbor University High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,633 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Palm Harbor University High School is 0.38, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#887 out of 3633 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:116:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
6%
3%
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Hispanic
11%
33%
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Black
2%
22%
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White
78%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.380.70
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Graduation Rate
≥99%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePinellas School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Palm Harbor University High School is Dunedin High School (3.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Palm Harbor Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ozona Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Palm Harbor Palm Harbor Community School

    0.0 miles
    1900 Omaha St
    Palm Harbor, FL 34683
    (727) 669-1140
    0 n/a n/a
  • Palm Harbor Ozona Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 789 students
    1.2 miles
    601 Tampa Rd
    Palm Harbor, FL 34683
    (727) 724-1589
    1.2 PK-5 789
  • Palm Harbor Palm Harbor Middle School Math: 67% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,313 student
    1.3 miles
    1800 Tampa Rd
    Palm Harbor, FL 34683
    (727) 669-1146
    1.3 6-8 1,313
  • Palm Harbor Sutherland Elementary School Math: 84% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 648 students
    1.5 miles
    3150 N Belcher Rd
    Palm Harbor, FL 34683
    (727) 724-1466
    1.5 PK-5 648
  • Palm Harbor Joseph L. Carwise Middle School Math: 71% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,168 student
    2.3 miles
    3301 Bentley Dr
    Palm Harbor, FL 34684
    (727) 724-1442
    2.3 6-8 1,168

School Reviews

  3.50 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  
This school is amazing, there are many clubs for everyone to belong. The education in the best in the county which explains why kids from all over the county are at each others throats to get into the Medical and IB program so the can go to this school.
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2  
I hated this school, the people are so fake and think they are so much better than you.
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