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  • Lennard High School
  • 2002 E Shell Point Rd, Ruskin
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,976
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
  • Thompson Elementary
  • 2020 E Shell Point Rd, Ruskin
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 870
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
  • Ruskin Elementary School
  • 101 E College Ave, Ruskin
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 862
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
  • South County Career Center
  • 2810 John Sherman Way, Ruskin
  • Grades: PK - 12 · Students: 295
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1

Ruskin school information

Average Test Scores34%49%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:117:116:1
Total public schools33,38879,221
Total private schools11,64024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4667,963
The Ruskin, FL educational system consists of 3 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Ruskin public schools have average test scores of 34% which is 31% lower than than the Florida average and 30% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Ruskin public schools is 17:1, compared to 17:1 in Florida and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 74.4% of students have completed 8th grade, 73.0% have completed high school, 15.7% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.8% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Ruskin

Completed 8th grade74.4%84.0%84.3%
Completed high school73.0%83.0%83.0%
Completed some college48.6%58.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree25.7%37.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors15.7%27.9%30.3%
Completed masters4.8%10.0%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.8%3.1%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.3%1.1%1.3%

Ruskin, FL School Districts

Hillsborough County School District

There are a total of 3 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Ruskin. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Ruskin, FL schools is 34%. The average student to teacher ratio is 17:1. In Ruskin, FL, an average of 74.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 73.0% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Ruskin 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 Ruskin, FL schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Fish Hawk, FL17,24177%56%
Bloomingdale, FL22,63867%36%
Valrico, FL36,77465%32%
Apollo Beach, FL16,48265%31%
Riverview, FL84,59057%17%
Ruskin, FL21,05634%30%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Grayslake, IL21,05342%14%
Golden Valley, MN21,04045%8%
Hays, KS21,07350%2%
Ferguson, MO21,03525%49%
Ashland, OR21,00270%42%
Ruskin, FL21,05634%30%
Source: The Ruskin, 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.
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