Tampa Bay Technical High School

  • Tampa Bay Technical High School serves 2,074 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 51% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 61% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Tampa Bay Technical High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Tampa Bay Technical High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Tampa Bay Technical High School's student population of 2,074 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 104 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,074 students
This chart display total students of Tampa Bay Technical High School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Tampa Bay Technical High School
Total Classroom Teachers104 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Tampa Bay Technical High School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Tampa Bay Technical High School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Tampa Bay Technical High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,633 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Tampa Bay Technical High School is 0.67, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank#1645 out of 3633 schools
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Tampa Bay Technical High School, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Tampa Bay Technical High School 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tampa Bay Technical High School 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio20:116:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
5%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Tampa Bay Technical High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
28%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Tampa Bay Technical High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
49%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Tampa Bay Technical High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
13%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Tampa Bay Technical High School and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Tampa Bay Technical High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Tampa Bay Technical High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.670.70
This chart display the diversity score of Tampa Bay Technical High School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥99%
86%
This chart display graduation rate of Tampa Bay Technical High School and public school graduation rate of Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Tampa Bay Technical High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Tampa Bay Technical High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHillsborough School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:

School Reviews

5  
Excellent school with instructors that work to prepare students for college and careers. Students pick up very valuable skills in the Technical shop programs and health academy and have an edge for kids that attend the other high schools. There are Spanish speaking teachers as well.
- Posted by

Review Tampa Bay Technical High School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
Amidst the controversy surrounding President Obama's school address, learn about whether or not parents have any rights in choosing who their children's public schools invite as speakers.
Learn about the history of public schools incorporating self-contained classrooms, and whether they are right for your child.
President Obama’s My Brother’s Keeper initiative aims to improve academic opportunities for students of color, especially African-American boys.