Tarpon Springs High School

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1411 Gulf Rd

Tarpon Springs, FL 34689

(727) 943-4900

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public, Magnet

Student Enrollment: 1,418

Students Per Teacher: 16

Parent Reviews

29 Parent Reviews for Tarpon Springs High School

My son is a senior this year. He is very outgoing and popular. The amount of sex, drugs and alcohol going on in school is appalling. Right under the noses of teacher who are either complacent or ignorant and administration who act as if it's not the priority. Blatant, rampant racism and bullying has ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/24/14

I was at Tarpon from 02-06 and this is the best school in Pinellas County. I have to admit that some of the teachers are way too focused on FCAT scores than actually teaching anything else, overall the school is great! I was in marching band while I was there and have been blessed with some of the most ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 09/27/13

Tarpon Springs Vet program was once a great program. The program is very disorganized under the new leadership. Teachers seem very unprepared and lack direction. When all else fails, animated movies are shown, Madagascar, I guess this movie pertains to the vet program it contains animals, to the kids ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/16/13

The fact that this site claims PHU is better than Tarpon is a joke. I experienced both and can tell you from experience that Tarpon is a wonderful school. I had so many teachers and admin that cared about how i was doing. The school has so much spirit whereas PHU i just felt like a number. I really enjoyed ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 06/18/11

the teachers are great and most of them help your child when needed in the class work after schiil or before school...

Posted by a parent on 06/06/11

Nice school, very good teachers good students , highly above average. VERY VERY VERY VERY VERY good school!

Posted by a parent on 08/24/10

The veterinary academy that is offered is one of the best programs I have seen, comparing all other schools, I am greatful my son was able to get into such a hands on academy!

Posted by a parent on 10/04/09

Tarpon High is the greatest - it is a wonderful school with great staff members and lots of community support and enthusiasm. Tarpon High has excellent programs and I am proud to say that both of my kids attended and graduated from Tarpon High.

Posted by a parent on 09/17/09

Tarpon High is not only filled with incredible history and diversity, but also with school spirit, great teachers, and a variety of programs not offered at most high schools.

Posted by a parent on 09/17/09

Tarpon Springs High is a wonderful school, with a rich sense of community. I am currently a Junior there, and have been going there all 3 years of my high school career. My teachers have been wonderful, and I have found a new passion in the Culinary Arts program. However, I am not a large fan of our ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 05/15/09

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Test scores for Tarpon Springs High School

FCAT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Tarpon Springs High School
Pinellas County Public Schools
* In 2011-2012 Florida used the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT) to test students in grades 4, 8 and 10 in writing. The Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT) is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills needed to progress through school. The FCAT writing exam is scored on a scale of 1 to 6. The state considers a score of 3 or above as meeting state standards.

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Tarpon Springs schools — Tarpon Springs High School is located at 1411 Gulf Rd, Tarpon Springs FL 34689. 1411 Gulf Rd is in the 34689 ZIP code in Tarpon Springs, FL The school district for Tarpon Springs High School is the Pinellas County Public Schools. Tarpon Springs High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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