Pinellas county has an award-winning school district, the seventh largest in the state and the 26th largest in the nation. Serving nearly 104,000 pre-K through 12th-grade students, Pinellas county has 34 high schools, 3 of which were given medals in US News Best High School rankings.
Teacher/Student ratios in the county range from the low teens to low 20s, providing more attention for the student. Choices for school assignment include charter schools, zoned schools, and career academies, helping the student to prepare for post secondary education or placement on the job market.
Pinellas County Schools provides quick information that helps both parent and student in understanding available curriculum, dress codes, lunch menus, PTAs, and other topics.