Fort Pierce Central High School

Serves grades 8 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
4101 S 25 Th St
Fort Pierce, FL 34981
Phone
(772) 468-5888
District
ST. LUCIE
County
ST. LUCIE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
2659
Classroom Teachers
119

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Florida

5

(10 is best)

Better than 46.8% of FL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

5

(10 is best)

Fort Pierce Central High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
44%
51%
53%
54%
35%
48%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

25 20 15 10 5 0
22
17
17
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 8 1 0.0%
Grade 9 705 26.5%
Grade 10 644 24.2%
Grade 11 668 25.1%
Grade 12 641 24.1%
Total 2659 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 31.7% 32.4% 38.7%
Black 27.8% 32.4% 22.5%
Hispanic 38.7% 33.2% 35.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.2% 1.7% 2.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 0.4% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 54.7% 56.3% 54.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 48.0% 50.1% 48.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.7% 6.2% 5.3%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 312,947 21,477,737
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 543.6 394
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.2% 5.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 16.9% 16.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 27.8% 31.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.4% 26.4%
65 OR OLDER 23.8% 20.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 114,761 7,736,311
Single Parent Households With Children 9.5% 10.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 86.3% 88.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 21.6% 29.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 7.5% 11.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 11.6% 13.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.5% 12.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.6% 18.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.9% 19.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 16.1% 15.0%
$15,000 or less 10.7% 10.8%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,280 $215,661,000 52.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $379 $15,471,000 3.7%
Staff $447 $18,256,000 4.4%
General Administration $152 $6,196,000 1.5%
School Administration $591 $24,121,000 5.8%
Operation $872 $35,617,000 8.6%
Transportation $568 $23,217,000 5.6%
Other $289 $11,817,000 2.9%
Total Support $3,297 $134,695,000 32.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,548 $63,219,000 15.3%
Total Expenditures $10,125 $413,575,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,693 $16,242,077,000 54.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $410 $1,168,509,000 3.9%
Staff $560 $1,598,875,000 5.4%
General Administration $86 $245,327,000 0.8%
School Administration $505 $1,439,768,000 4.8%
Operation $898 $2,562,551,000 8.6%
Transportation $356 $1,016,052,000 3.4%
Other $241 $688,912,000 2.3%
Total Support $3,057 $8,719,994,000 29.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,717 $4,898,903,000 16.4%
Total Expenditures $10,467 $29,860,974,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%