Sarasota County School District

  • 1960 LANDINGS BLVD
  • SARASOTA, FL 34231
  • (941) 927-9000
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District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate77.8%66.9%
Dropout Rate2.6%3.3%
Per Pupil Spending$10,838$8,995
Students Per Teacher15.314.1
Number of Schools64-
Number of Students41,070-
Number of (FTE) Teachers2,683-

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment41,07015.3
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students399
Kindergarten Students3,020
1st Grade Students3,079
2nd Grade Students2,968
3rd Grade Students3,156
4th Grade Students3,116
5th Grade Students3,178
6th Grade Students3,186
7th Grade Students3,220
8th Grade Students3,195
9th Grade Students3,621
10th Grade Students3,268
11th Grade Students3,109
12th Grade Students2,766
Ungraded Students-
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native106
Asian or Pacific Islander878
Hispanic5,307
Black (Non-Hispanic)3,863
White (Non-Hispanic)29,046
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male20,158
Female19,042

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers2,68315.3
Prekindergarten Teachers24-
Kindergarten Teachers152-
Elementary Teachers973-
Secondary Teachers1,021-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes513-
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides451
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors7
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors87
Elementary31
Secondary44
Other12
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians26
Library Support Staff25
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff2,129
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators33
LEA Administrative Support Staff156
School Administrators102
School Administrative Support Staff325
Student Support Services178
Other Support Services Staff1,335

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$626,334,000-
Total Local Revenues$482,662,00077.1%
Property Tax$430,827,00068.8%
Transportation Fees from Pupils and Parents$468,0000.07%
School Lunch$8,201,0001.3%
Textbook Sales and Rentals$38,0000.01%
District Activity Receipts$10,521,0001.7%
Non-Specified$1,752,0000.3%
Other Sales and Services$1,402,0000.2%
Rents and Royalties$154,0000.02%
Sale of Property$47,0000.01%
Interest Earnings$8,055,0001.3%
Private Contributions$328,0000.05%
Miscellaneous$20,869,0003.3%
Total State Revenues$114,137,00018.2%
Staff Improvement Programs$1,393,0000.2%
Special Education Programs$2,141,0000.3%
Bilingual Education Programs$550,0000.09%
Gifted and Talented Programs$2,057,0000.3%
Vocational Education Programs$375,0000.06%
School Lunch Programs$155,0000.02%
Capital Outlay and Debt Services Programs$9,923,0001.6%
Transportation Programs$7,713,0001.2%
Other Programs$89,830,00014.3%
Total Federal Revenues$29,535,0004.7%
Through State - Title I$5,381,0000.9%
Through State - Children With Disabilities (IDEA)$10,366,0001.7%
Through State - Math, Science and Teacher Quality$1,576,0000.3%
Through State - Safe and Drug Free Schools$125,0000.02%
Through State - Title V, Part A$59,0000.01%
Through State - Vocational and Tech Education$644,0000.1%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$6,497,0001.0%
Through State - Other$3,849,0000.6%
Direct - Other$1,038,0000.2%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$455,337,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$273,851,00060.1%
Total Support Services Expenditures$165,638,00036.4%
Student Support$30,131,0004.8%
Instructional Staff Support$31,625,0005.0%
General Administration Support$4,167,0000.7%
School Administration Support$18,739,0003.0%
Operation and Maintenance Support$50,218,0008.0%
Student Transportation Support$19,537,0003.1%
Other Support Services$11,221,0001.8%
Total Other Expenditures$15,848,0003.5%
Food Services$15,848,0002.5%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 77.8%
Total Diploma Count 2,814
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients 100
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-123402.6%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Sarasota County School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 64
  • Students: 41,070
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 2,683
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ADULT/COMMUNITY EDUCATION SCHOOL
1086 South Shade Ave
Sarasota, FL
Public | Unknown
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ALTA VISTA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1050 South Euclid Ave
Sarasota, FL
Public | KG-5
641 11.9

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ASHTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
5110 Ashton Rd
Sarasota, FL
Public | KG-5
837 15.8

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ATWATER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
4701 Huntsville Ave
North Port, FL
Public | KG-5
686 16.7

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BAY HAVEN SCHOOL OF BASICS PLUS
2901 West Tamiami Circle
Sarasota, FL
Public | KG-5
583 15.0

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BOOKER HIGH SCHOOL
3201 North Orange Ave
Sarasota, FL
Public | 9-12
1,140 16.5

5 out of 5
1 Review
BOOKER MIDDLE SCHOOL
2250 Myrtle St
Sarasota, FL
Public | 6-8
886 12.3

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BRENTWOOD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2500 Vinson Ave
Sarasota, FL
Public | PK-5
673 12.6

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BROOKSIDE MIDDLE SCHOOL
3636 South Shade Ave
Sarasota, FL
Public | 6-8
1,077 15.5

1 out of 5
1 Review
CHARACTER HOUSE SCHOOL
Non-Operational or Status Unknown
1960 Landings Blvd
Sarasota, FL
Public | 8-11
- -

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CHILDREN'S HAVEN SCHOOL
4405 Desoto Rd
Sarasota, FL
Public | PK
2 -

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CHILDREN FIRST SCHOOL
1723 North Orange Ave
Sarasota, FL
Public | PK
15 -

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COASTAL BEHAVIORAL HEALTHCARE RESIDENTIAL TREATMENT SCHOOL
1565 State Rd
Sarasota, FL
Public | 7-11
19 -

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CRANBERRY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2775 Shalimar Terrace
North Port, FL
Public | PK-5
809 13.6

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DISTRICT VIRTUAL SCHOOL
1960 Landings Blvd
Sarasota, FL
Public | KG-12
47 -

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EMMA E. BOOKER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2350 Dr Martin Luther King Jr
Sarasota, FL
Public | PK-5
490 12.9

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ENGLEWOOD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
150 North Mccall Rd
Englewood, FL
Public | PK-5
401 15.4

5 out of 5
1 Review
ESE SPECIAL PROGRAMS SCHOOL
1960 Landings Blvd
Sarasota, FL
Public | PK-12
16 0.4

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FRUITVILLE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
601 Honore Ave
Sarasota, FL
Public | PK-5
716 12.1

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GARDEN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
700 Center Rd
Venice, FL
Public | KG-5
609 14.9

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GLENALLEN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
7050 Glenallen Blvd
North Port, FL
Public | PK-5
714 12.9

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GOCIO ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3450 Gocio Rd
Sarasota, FL
Public | PK-5
755 13.4

5 out of 5
1 Review
GULF COAST MARINE INSTITUTE SCHOOL
220 Bahama St
Venice, FL
Public | 6-12
54 15.4

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GULF GATE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
6500 South Lockwood Ridge Roa
Sarasota, FL
Public | PK-5
735 14.3

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HERON CREEK MIDDLE SCHOOL
6501 West Price Blvd
North Port, FL
Public | 6-8
1,175 15.7

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
IMAGINE SCHOOL AT NORTH PORT
1000 Innovation Ave
North Port, FL
Charter | KG-7
637 15.9

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IMAGINE SCHOOL AT PALMER RANCH
6220 Mcintosh Rd
Sarasota, FL
Charter | KG-6
293 14.0

5 out of 5
1 Review
INFINITY MIDDLE SCHOOL / SARASOTA
705 South Mcintosh Rd
Sarasota, FL
Public | 6-8
23 11.5

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ISLAND VILLAGE MONTESSORI MIDDLE SCHOOL
2001 Pine Brook Rd
Venice, FL
Charter | 6-8
92 10.2

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ISLAND VILLAGE MONTESSORI SCHOOL
2001 Pinebrook Rd
Venice, FL
Charter | KG-5
325 13.0

1 out of 5
1 Review
ISLAND VILLAGE NORTH SCHOOL
3975 Fruitville Rd
Sarasota, FL
Charter | KG-2
32 10.7

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LAKEVIEW ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
7299 Proctor Rd
Sarasota, FL
Public | PK-5
696 15.8

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LAMARQUE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3415 Lamarque Ave
North Port, FL
Public | PK-5
1,044 15.0

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LAUREL NOKOMIS SCHOOL
1900 East Laurel Rd
Nokomis, FL
Public | PK-8
1,080 13.0

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MCINTOSH MIDDLE SCHOOL
701 South Mcintosh Rd
Sarasota, FL
Public | 6-8
891 15.6

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NORTH PORT HIGH SCHOOL
6400 West Price Blvd
North Port, FL
Public | 9-12
2,602 21.0

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
OAK PARK SCHOOL
7285 Proctor Rd
Sarasota, FL
Public | PK-12
383 6.5

5 out of 5
1 Review
OAK PARK SOUTH SCHOOL
1900 Center Rd
Venice, FL
Public | PK-8
45 4.5

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PHILLIPPI SHORES ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
4747 South Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL
Public | KG-5
664 14.1

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
PHOENIX ACADEMY
1085 South Shade Ave
Sarasota, FL
Public | 8-10
193 14.9

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PINE VIEW SCHOOL
Blue Ribbon Schools Award 2003
1 Python Path
Osprey, FL
Public | KG-12
2,170 17.8

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PINNACLE ACADEMY, INC.
6431 Jackie Lynn Court
Sarasota, FL
Public | PK-KG
9 -

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RIVERVIEW HIGH SCHOOL
1 Ram Way
Sarasota, FL
Public | 8-12
2,669 20.3

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SARASOTA COUNTY TECHNOLOGY INSTITUTE SCHOOL
4748 Beneva Rd
Sarasota, FL
Public | PK
12 0.09

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SARASOTA HIGH SCHOOL
1000 South School Ave
Sarasota, FL
Public | 9-12
2,234 19.8

5 out of 5
1 Review
SARASOTA MIDDLE SCHOOL
4826 Ashton Rd
Sarasota, FL
Public | 6-8
1,143 16.7

5 out of 5
1 Review
SARASOTA MILITARY ACADEMY
801 North Orange Ave
Sarasota, FL
Charter | 9-12
711 15.3

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SARASOTA SCHOOL OF ARTS / SCIENCES
645 Central Ave
Sarasota, FL
Charter | 6-8
672 17.7

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SARASOTA SUNCOAST ACADEMY
8084 Hawkins Rd
Sarasota, FL
Charter | KG-5
354 15.7

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SOUTHSIDE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1901 Webber St
Sarasota, FL
Public | PK-5
704 15.6

5 out of 5
1 Review
STUDENT LEADERSHIP ACADEMY
200 Field Ave East
Venice, FL
Charter | 6-8
288 13.4

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SUNCOAST POLYTECHNICAL HIGH SCHOOL
4650 Beneva Rd
Sarasota, FL
Public | 9-10
308 19.3

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SUNCOAST SCHOOL FOR INNOVATIVE STUDIES
1300 South Tuttle Ave
Sarasota, FL
Charter | PK-8
290 15.3

4 out of 5
4 Reviews
TATUM RIDGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
4100 Tatum Rd
Sarasota, FL
Public | PK-5
803 16.1

5 out of 5
1 Review
TAYLOR RANCH ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2500 Taylor Ranch Trail
Venice, FL
Public | PK-5
803 15.4

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
THE FLORIDA CENTER FOR CHILD AND FAMILY DEVELOPMENT SCHOOL
4620 17th St
Sarasota, FL
Public | PK
26 -

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TOLEDO BLADE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1201 Geranium Ave
North Port, FL
Public | PK-5
676 13.5

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TRIAD SCHOOL
4405 Sawyer Rd
Sarasota, FL
Public | 7-12
65 6.5

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TUTTLE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2863 8th St
Sarasota, FL
Public | PK-5
629 11.5

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VENICE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
150 East Miami Ave
Venice, FL
Public | PK-5
608 13.1

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VENICE HIGH SCHOOL
1 Indian Ave
Venice, FL
Public | 9-12
1,958 20.0

3 out of 5
4 Reviews
VENICE MIDDLE SCHOOL
1900 Center Rd
Venice, FL
Public | 6-8
754 15.1

5 out of 5
3 Reviews
WILKINSON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3400 Wilkinson Rd
Sarasota, FL
Public | PK-5
550 12.1

4 out of 5
4 Reviews
WOODLAND MIDDLE SCHOOL
2700 Panacea Blvd
North Port, FL
Public | 6-8
765 15.2

3 out of 5
1 Review
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