1411 Gulf Rd
Tarpon Springs, FL 34689
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Tarpon Springs High School serves 1,398 students in grades 9-12.
Tarpon Springs High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 49% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 57% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Tarpon Springs High School's student population of 1,398 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 69 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,398 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
69 teachers
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Date
End of fourth quarter. Last day for all students. Students will be released two hours early.
May 26, 2022 (Thursday)

School Rankings

Tarpon Springs High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,628 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Tarpon Springs High School is 0.46, 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 Data
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State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1936 out of 3628 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
15:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
12%
33%
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Black
10%
22%
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White
72%
38%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.46
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Graduation Rate
96%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,398 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 28%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 96% (Top 10% in FL)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 49% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.46 (Btm 50%)

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