How good are the schools in Tampa, FL?

Tampa encompasses 110 public elementary, middle and high schools. Tampa also has 228 private schools. Sixty-one high schools are recognized on U.S. News & World Report's Best High Schools rankings.

Tampa is also home to seven colleges and/or universities, one of which earned a place on U.S. News & World Report's Best Colleges rankings.

College Readiness Index

Index Score: 8.1 /10

How we calculate this.


Tampa has a higher score than similarly sized metro areas.

School Stats

Total Students
151,365
Total Teachers
9,546

Student-Teacher Ratio

16:1

Data sourced from the National Center for Education Statistics and U.S. News & World Report's Best High Schools rankings.

All High Schools in Tampa

Data sourced from the National Center for Education Statistics and U.S. News & World Report's Best High Schools rankings.

Nearby School Districts

Hillsborough
33 High Schools
Pinellas
22 High Schools
Pasco
11 High Schools
Hernando
5 High Schools

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