The school is located in the Citrus Park neighborhood and designed for a population of 1,550 students for general education. Smith Middle School is designed as a prototype accommodating a number of small or irregular sites. The first site is located in Northwest Hillsborough County. The school is broken into five different buildings the Administrative, Media Center, Classrooms, Gymnasium and Music and Food Services. Special instruction spaces for art studio, music suite, and physical education facility with gymnasium, play courts and fields and running track. Exceptional students and students with special needs are also accommodated through this facility. Vocational education including Business Technology, Communications, Family Consumer Science and health all have classrooms located within the Classroom building.