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St. Petersburg High School is a public, magnet school in St. Petersburg, FL. It has 2,207 students in grades 9-12. Students score above average on state standardized tests. There have been 178 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

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On Teachers: There were several times I contacted the teachers through emails with no response. No a good policy. teachers should respond to emails in a 24 hour period. Unless absent from their job.

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On Administration & Policies: As I stated before the Guidance Counselor my children(3) were directed by was terrific!! She was always there to answer any questions and help my children to excel in all there classes.

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On Resources & Facilities: The school is very old they need a new Auditorium, football facility, locker rooms etc... Guidance Counselor was great!

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Recent Alumnus

On Sports & Fitness: I wasn't into sports. Don't really know

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Recent Alumnus

On Extracurriculars: It was okay,wasn't many opportunities for those who were not into sports.

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St. Petersburg High School is a public, magnet school in St. Petersburg, FL. It has 2,207 students in grades 9-12. Students score above average on state standardized tests. There have been 178 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

🔖 About the Academics See more in Academics ...

Graduation Rate

78%

Test Performance

70
St. Petersburg High School performed better than 70% of other schools on Florida math and reading standardized tests.

Average standardized
test results

SAT:
1860

Based on 37 students surveyed
Math
600
Verbal
630
Writing
630

ACT:
27

Based on 34 students surveyed
Math
26
English
27
Reading
27
Science
26
All test result data aggregated from users of colleges.niche.com

🏦 Where Students Go See more in Educational Outcomes ...

Student Polls

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 6 responses

  • 60% Tradition
  • 20% I love the school spirit
  • 10% Supportive staff
  • 10% Community Involvement

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 6 responses

  • 33% Smells from age
  • 33% It is outside which makes the weather unbearable
  • 17% Some students are not there to learn
  • 17% Needs some updating.

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 6 responses

  • 50% Learn time management skills
  • 33% Respect the school and its historical background.
  • 17% It is very large. Ask for help

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 15 responses

  • 93% Yes
  • 0% Not sure.
  • 7% No

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 7 responses

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 7 responses

  • 86% Traditions
  • 14% It is on the National Historic Registry

About the Students More in Student Culture & Diversity ...

Gender Diversity

Male
48.7%
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Female
51.3%
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Racial Diversity

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White
60.9%
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African American
17.0%
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Asian
9.2%
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Hispanic
8.1%
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Multiracial
4.3%
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Native American
0.3%
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Pacific Islander
0.1%