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35%
  • Boca Ciega High School
  • 924 58th St S, Gulfport
  • PINELLAS
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,680
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
33%
  • Gulfport Montessouri Elementary School
  • 2014 52nd St S, Gulfport
  • PINELLAS
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 631
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
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  • Hamilton Disston School
  • 5125 11th Ave S, Gulfport
  • PINELLAS
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 0
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
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Gulfport school information

IndexGulfportFloridaNational
Average Test Scores34%49%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:117:116:1
Total public schools33,38879,221
Total private schools21,64024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4667,963
The Gulfport, FL educational system consists of 3 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Gulfport public schools have average test scores of 34% which is 32% lower than than the Florida average and 31% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Gulfport public schools is 13:1, compared to 17:1 in Florida and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 88.0% of students have completed 8th grade, 87.1% have completed high school, 34.6% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 4.1% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Gulfport

IndexGulfportFloridaNational
Completed 8th grade88.0%84.0%84.3%
Completed high school87.1%83.0%83.0%
Completed some college62.6%58.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree42.0%37.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors34.6%27.9%30.3%
Completed masters11.2%10.0%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.1%3.1%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.5%1.1%1.3%

Gulfport, FL School Districts

Pinellas County School District

There are a total of 3 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Gulfport. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Gulfport, FL schools is 34%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Gulfport, FL, an average of 88.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 87.1% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Gulfport 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 Gulfport, FL schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Madeira Beach, FL4,34377%56%
Ridgecrest, FL3,12066%34%
St. Pete Beach, FL9,52862%26%
Seminole, FL17,90658%17%
Largo, FL80,67848%2%
Gulfport, FL12,22234%31%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Red Bank, NJ12,21841%17%
Yulee, FL12,21760%22%
Eatontown, NJ12,23345%10%
Riverview, MI12,20841%17%
South Miami, FL12,20779%60%
Gulfport, FL12,22234%31%
Source: The Gulfport, 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.