South County Career Center School

2810 John Sherman Way, Ruskin, FL 33570 | (813) 233-3335
  • Grades: 8-12
  • Student Enrollment: 250
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5 out of 5 | 4 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 250 middle and high school students from grades 8-12
School Operational Details
  • Alternative School
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 250
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 17.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 130 (52.0%)
  • Females: 114 (45.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 27 (10.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 152 (60.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 179 (71.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
South County Career Center School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For South County Career Center School
  Number Percent
8th Grade239.2%
11th Grade17770.8%
12th Grade5020.0%
Graduation and Dropouts (2010)
Graduation Rate
Dropout Rate
Teacher Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree
Percent of Classes Taught by Non-Highly Qualified Teachers
Percent of Classes Taught By Teachers (Out-of-Field) of Their Background
Source: FL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Overall Rating: 5

5 out of 5 | 4 Reviews
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4 reviews for South County Career Center School

  • Reviewed by Former Student on February 16, 2011
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I used to go to this school and I love the one on one with the teachers. I'm glad I went here cause I learn alot about Customer Service. Thanxs to Ms. Hooter. She was my favorite teacher and the best!!!
    Crystal R
  • Reviewed by Student on May 27, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • i feel that this school is better than dropping out its a way to be ahead of yourself
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on March 23, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I have 1st hand experienced 4young people at this school. 2 were advixed to leave. 1 becuse he would never pass the GED test, the other because he wouldn't pass the tech part. 1 is going on 5 years there, being kept in the office as a do person for the office staff. Unable to pass the FCATS, but welcome there as long as it takes. Lastly, the last is supposed to be in EMS, but is watchng episodes of scrubs, house, and films like Patch Adams. That one in reading a book , but getting no pratical trainng. While this y0ung person is very nice and friendly, I don't feel very sercure that if I need med. attention, that person would know what to do. Would you?

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