Plato Pinellas Park Charter School

9200 49th St
Pinellas Park, FL 33782
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Plato Pinellas Park Charter School serves 541 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Plato Pinellas Park Charter 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 58% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 48%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 56% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Florida state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 541 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 43%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 58% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 56% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

School Overview

Plato Pinellas Park Charter School's student population of 541 students has grown by 24% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 32% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
541 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
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School Rankings

Plato Pinellas Park Charter School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,655 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Plato Pinellas Park Charter School is 0.63, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1142 out of 3655 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
16:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
12%
3%
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Hispanic
18%
36%
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Black
7%
21%
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White
57%
36%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.63
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Plato Pinellas Park Charter School's ranking?
Plato Pinellas Park Charter School is ranked #1142 out of 3,655 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Florida.
What schools are Plato Pinellas Park Charter School often compared to?
Plato Pinellas Park Charter Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like John Hopkins Middle School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
58% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 48% FL state average), while 56% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average).
How many students attend Plato Pinellas Park Charter School?
541 students attend Plato Pinellas Park Charter School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
57% of Plato Pinellas Park Charter School students are White, 18% of students are Hispanic, 12% of students are Asian, 7% of students are Black, and 6% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Plato Pinellas Park Charter School?
Plato Pinellas Park Charter School has a student ration of 15:1, which is lower than the Florida state average of 16:1.
What grades does Plato Pinellas Park Charter School offer ?
Plato Pinellas Park Charter School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-8
What school district is Plato Pinellas Park Charter School part of?
Plato Pinellas Park Charter School is part of Pinellas School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 541 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 43%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 58% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 56% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

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