Pinellas Central Elementary School

  • Pinellas Central Elementary School serves 640 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 67% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 51% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Pinellas Central Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62%.

Top Placements

Pinellas Central Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Pinellas Central Elementary School's student population of 640 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students640 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pinellas Central Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,650 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pinellas Central Elementary School is 0.72, which is more 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 School Rank (16-17)#1373 out of 3650 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
57%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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Asian
12%
3%
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Hispanic
22%
33%
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Black
16%
22%
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White
44%
38%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pinellas Central Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.720.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
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

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