Pinellas County Jail High School

Tel: (727)588-6069
  • Pinellas County Jail High School serves 17 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2013-2014 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.
  • Pinellas County Jail High School operates within the Pinellas School District.
  • Pinellas School District's 80% graduation rate is lower than the Florida state average of 82%.

School Overview

  • Pinellas County Jail High School's student population of 17 students has declined by 39% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students17 students
Pinellas County Jail High School Total Students (2012-2016)
Total Classroom Teachersn/a
Students by GradePinellas County Jail High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (13-14)<50%
58%
Student : Teacher Ration/a16:1
Hispanic
5%
32%
Pinellas County Jail High School Black Students (2012-2016)
Black
65%
23%
Pinellas County Jail High School Black Students (2012-2016)
White
30%
39%
Pinellas County Jail High School White Students (2012-2016)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Pinellas County Jail High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsPinellas County Jail High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownFL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.490.46
Pinellas County Jail High School Diversity Score (2012-2016)
Graduation Rate≤20%
79%
Pinellas County Jail High School Graduation Rate (2011-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
48%
Pinellas County Jail High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2012-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Pinellas County Jail High School is Pinellas School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 74 school districts in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Pinellas School District's student population of 102,842 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 80% has increased from 65% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $10,034 in this district is less than the state average of $12,987. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $10,805 is less than the state average of $13,734. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four school years.
    School District NamePinellas School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    168
    22
    Number of Students Managed102,84210,175
    Pinellas School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    52%
    54%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    51%
    52%
    District Graduation Rate
    80%
    82%
    District Total Revenue$1,039 MM$132 MM
    District Spending$1,119 MM$140 MM
    District Revenue / Student$10,034$12,987
    District Spending / Student$10,805$13,734
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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