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68%
  • Lincoln Park Academy
  • 1806 Avenue I, Fort Pierce
  • ST. LUCIE
  • Grades: 6 - 12 · Students: 1,826
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1
61%
  • Fairlawn Elementary School
  • 3203 Rhode Island Ave, Fort Pierce
  • ST. LUCIE
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 633
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
50%
  • St. Lucie Virtual Instruction Program
  • 4204 Okeechobee Rd, Fort Pierce
  • ST. LUCIE
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 18
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
50%
  • St. Lucie Detention Center
  • 1301 Bell Ave, Fort Pierce
  • ST. LUCIE
  • Grades: PK - 12 · Students: 44
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 11:1
44%
  • Fort Pierce Central High School
  • 4101 S 25th St, Fort Pierce
  • ST. LUCIE
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 2,729
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
42%
  • Forest Grove Middle School
  • 3201 S 25th St, Fort Pierce
  • ST. LUCIE
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 863
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
41%
  • Weatherbee Elementary School
  • 800 E Weatherbee Rd, Fort Pierce
  • ST. LUCIE
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 677
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
39%
  • Lawnwood Elementary School
  • 1900 S 23rd St, Fort Pierce
  • ST. LUCIE
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 734
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
38%
  • Fort Pierce Magnet School Of The Arts
  • 1200 Delaware Ave, Fort Pierce
  • ST. LUCIE
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 426
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
36%
  • Lakewood Park Elementary School
  • 7800 Indrio Rd, Fort Pierce
  • ST. LUCIE
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 697
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
29%
  • Fort Pierce Westwood High School
  • 1801 Panther Ln, Fort Pierce
  • ST. LUCIE
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,410
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
29%
  • Dan Mccarty Middle School
  • 1201 Mississippi Ave, Fort Pierce
  • ST. LUCIE
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 582
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
27%
  • St. Lucie Elementary School
  • 2020 S 13th St, Fort Pierce
  • ST. LUCIE
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 746
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
25%
  • Data House
  • 4590 Selvitz Rd, Fort Pierce
  • ST. LUCIE
  • Grades: 6 - 12 · Students: 15
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
23%
  • Chester A. Moore Elementary School
  • 827 N 29th St, Fort Pierce
  • ST. LUCIE
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 701
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
21%
  • Samuel S. Gaines Academy K-8
  • 2250 S Jenkins Rd, Fort Pierce
  • ST. LUCIE
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 1,238
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
20%
  • Performance Based Preparatory Academy
  • 2909 Delaware Ave, Fort Pierce
  • ST. LUCIE
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 192
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 39:1
17%
  • Dale Cassens Education Complex
  • 1905 S 11th St, Fort Pierce
  • ST. LUCIE
  • Grades: 6 - 12 · Students: 266
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 11:1
0%
  • Homebound Program
  • 4204 Okeechobee Rd, Fort Pierce
  • ST. LUCIE
  • Grades: PK - 12 · Students: 2
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
0%
  • St. Lucie County School Board-jail Program-ese
  • 4204 Okeechobee Rd, Fort Pierce
  • ST. LUCIE
  • Grades: 8 - 12 · Students: 15
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
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  • Mosaic Digital Academy Pt St. Lucie Virtual Instruc (course
  • 4204 Okeechobee Rd, Fort Pierce
  • ST. LUCIE
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 0
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
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Fort Pierce school information

IndexFort PierceFloridaNational
Average Test Scores34%49%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:117:116:1
Total public schools293,38879,221
Total private schools151,64024,874
Total post-secondary schools34667,963
The Fort Pierce, FL educational system consists of 29 public schools, 15 private schools and 3 post-secondary schools. Fort Pierce public schools have average test scores of 34% which is 31% lower than than the Florida average and 31% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Fort Pierce public schools is 17:1, compared to 17:1 in Florida and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 73.6% of students have completed 8th grade, 71.4% have completed high school, 14.1% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.8% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Fort Pierce

IndexFort PierceFloridaNational
Completed 8th grade73.6%84.0%84.3%
Completed high school71.4%83.0%83.0%
Completed some college42.5%58.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree24.9%37.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors14.1%27.9%30.3%
Completed masters5.1%10.0%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.8%3.1%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.4%1.1%1.3%

Fort Pierce, FL School Districts

St. Lucie County School District

There are a total of 29 public schools, 15 private schools and 3 post-secondary schools in Fort Pierce. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Fort Pierce, FL schools is 34%. The average student to teacher ratio is 17:1. In Fort Pierce, FL, an average of 73.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 71.4% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Fort Pierce schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Fort Pierce, FL schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Fort Pierce North, FL7,36562%26%
Jensen Beach, FL12,17861%24%
West Vero Corridor, FL7,63559%20%
Florida Ridge, FL19,74150%1%
Port St. Lucie, FL175,65250%1%
Fort Pierce, FL43,88334%31%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Dublin, OH43,87492%86%
Apex, NC43,89368%39%
University, FL43,87149%1%
Haltom City, TX43,86469%41%
York, PA43,84845%9%
Fort Pierce, FL43,88334%31%
Source: The Fort Pierce, 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.