Pinellas Gulf Coast Academy

  • Pinellas Gulf Coast Academy serves 198 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 61%.

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School Overview

  • Pinellas Gulf Coast Academy's student population of 198 students has declined by 42% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students198 students
Gender %This chart display gender of Pinellas Gulf Coast Academy
Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Pinellas Gulf Coast Academy by grade.

School Comparison

  • Pinellas Gulf Coast Academy's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pinellas Gulf Coast Academy is 0.60, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#2840 out of 3,601 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pinellas Gulf Coast Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pinellas Gulf Coast Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
Asian
2%
3%
Hispanic
30%
32%
Black
10%
22%
White
55%
39%
Two or more races
3%
3%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pinellas Gulf Coast Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.600.46
Graduation Rate
31%
83%
This chart display graduation rate of Pinellas Gulf Coast Academy and public school graduation rate of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
53%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePinellas School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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