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Avg. test scores 19%
High school dipl. 4%
Bachelors degree 8%

Clearwater school information

IndexClearwaterFloridaNational
Average Test Scores40%49%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:117:116:1
Total public schools413,38879,221
Total private schools291,64024,874
Total post-secondary schools94667,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Clearwater are 19% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 41 public schools in Clearwater
  • 87.1% of people in Clearwater have completed 8th grade
  • 86.2% of people in Clearwater have completed high school
  • 27.8% of people in Clearwater have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Clearwater

      IndexClearwaterFloridaNational
      Completed 8th grade87.1%84.0%84.3%
      Completed high school86.2%83.0%83.0%
      Completed some college61.5%58.0%59.4%
      Completed associate degree37.6%37.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors27.8%27.9%30.3%
      Completed masters9.0%10.0%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.8%3.1%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.0%1.1%1.3%

      Clearwater, FL School Districts

      • Pinellas County School District

      There are a total of 41 public schools, 29 private schools and 9 post-secondary schools in Clearwater. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Clearwater, FL schools is 40%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Clearwater, FL, an average of 87.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 86.2% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Keystone, FL23,85077%57%
      Madeira Beach, FL4,34377%56%
      East Lake, FL32,04676%54%
      Westchase, FL22,99971%44%
      Trinity, FL10,33469%41%
      Clearwater, FL111,74740%19%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Westminster, CO111,77032%36%
      Elgin, IL111,91924%52%
      Carlsbad, CA112,00867%37%
      Rochester, MN111,39653%7%
      Lehigh Acres, FL112,27943%13%
      Clearwater, FL111,74740%19%
      Source: The Clearwater, FL education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.