Sarasota Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

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Sarasota School District Details

Sarasota School District
1960 Landings Blvd
Sarasota, FL 34231

43,485 Students enrolled in District

63 Schools in District

15 Students Per Classroom (State average is 17)

Sarasota School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Florida

(10 is best)

Better than of FL school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

80 60 40 20 0
69%
57%
66%
56%
71%
59%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Alta Vista Elementary School
1050 S Euclid Ave
Sarasota, FL, 34237
PK-05
Ashton Elementary School
5110 Ashton Rd
Sarasota, FL, 34233
PK-05
Atwater Elementary School
4701 Huntsville Ave
North Port, FL, 34288
PK-05
Bay Haven School Of Basics Plus
2901 W Tamiami Cir
Sarasota, FL, 34234
PK-05
Booker High School
3201 N Orange Ave
Sarasota, FL, 34234
09-12
Booker Middle School
2250 Myrtle St
Sarasota, FL, 34234
06-08
Brentwood Elementary School
2500 Vinson Ave
Sarasota, FL, 34232
PK-05
Brookside Middle School
3636 S Shade Ave
Sarasota, FL, 34239
06-08
Children First School
1723 N Orange Ave
Sarasota, FL, 34234
PK-PK
Community Haven For Adults And Children With Disab School
4405 Desoto Rd
Sarasota, FL, 34235
PK-PK
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 66.0% 38.7%
Black 8.3% 22.5%
Hispanic 22.7% 35.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.8% 2.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.5%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 45.5% 54.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 38.4% 48.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.0% 5.3%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,278 $312,220,000 54.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $677 $29,052,000 5.1%
Staff $440 $18,888,000 3.3%
General Administration $98 $4,196,000 0.7%
School Administration $478 $20,514,000 3.6%
Operation $1,208 $51,825,000 9.0%
Transportation $376 $16,111,000 2.8%
Other $261 $11,204,000 1.9%
Total Support $3,538 $151,790,000 26.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,585 $110,880,000 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,400 $574,890,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,693 $16,242,077,000 54.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $410 $1,168,509,000 3.9%
Staff $560 $1,598,875,000 5.4%
General Administration $86 $245,327,000 0.8%
School Administration $505 $1,439,768,000 4.8%
Operation $898 $2,562,551,000 8.6%
Transportation $356 $1,016,052,000 3.4%
Other $241 $688,912,000 2.3%
Total Support $3,057 $8,719,994,000 29.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,717 $4,898,903,000 16.4%
Total Expenditures $10,467 $29,860,974,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%

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