Skycrest Elementary School

  • Skycrest Elementary School serves 696 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the FL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 60%.
  • Skycrest Elementary School operates within the Pinellas School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 696 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 58 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-5
Total Students696 students
Skycrest Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Skycrest Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers58 teachers
Skycrest Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeSkycrest Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
Skycrest Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
2%
3%
Skycrest Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2015)
Hispanic
57%
31%
Skycrest Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
15%
23%
Skycrest Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
21%
40%
Skycrest Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Skycrest Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsSkycrest Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownFL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.610.70
Skycrest Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
62%
53%
Skycrest Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
5%
Skycrest Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

  • Pinellas School District's student population of 102,459 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,034 in this district is less than the state average of $11,888. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,805 is less than the state average of $12,571. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District NamePinellas School District
Number of Schools
Managed
168
22
Number of Students Managed102,45910,184
Pinellas School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$1,039 MM$132 MM
Pinellas School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$1,119 MM$140 MM
Pinellas School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,034$11,888
Pinellas School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,805$12,571
Pinellas School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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