Gainesville Schools

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View Schools in Cities within 10 miles of Gainesville

Micanopy Schools9.71 mi

View Schools in Cities between 10 and 20 miles of Gainesville

Alachua Schools11.35 mi
Archer Schools13.70 mi
Newberry Schools14.72 mi
Hawthorne Schools16.76 mi
Melrose Schools19.64 mi
Reddick Schools19.74 mi

View Schools in Cities between 20 and 30 miles of Gainesville

Williston Schools20.09 mi
High Springs Schools22.13 mi
Bronson Schools23.72 mi
Citra Schools24.16 mi
Lake Butler Schools25.53 mi
Starke Schools25.62 mi
Trenton Schools26.07 mi
Fort White Schools26.42 mi
Interlachen Schools28.16 mi
Keystone Heights Schools28.39 mi
Anthony Schools29.65 mi
Raiford Schools30.56 mi
Bell Schools30.77 mi
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GAINESVILLE, FLORIDA SCHOOLS AND NEIGHBORHOODS: WE ARE HERE TO HELP is a site designed around the needs of a relocating family with school age children. It is a site that allows the family to search public and private Gainesville schools, but understands that choosing the right Gainesville neighborhood is equally important to a successful move. Through a network of local sponsors and experts, can guide a family through the process of choosing an excellent Gainesville school located in a great neighborhood taking into account such things as affordability, accessibility to work, to shopping, the traffic patterns and more.

ABOUT Gainesville, Florida SCHOOLS

Gainesville schools boast a total student population of 60,705 attending 111 schools in 20 public school districts and 37 private schools. Public school revenue and expenditures vary by school district but Gainesville public schools spend an average of $6,455 per student each year.

Student teacher ratio is an important statistic cluing parents into the probable attention their child might receive individually in a classroom setting. Gainesville public schools average a student teacher ratio of 16:1. Gainesville private schools average 13:1. Also, high schools in Gainesville average a student body population of 622, while Gainesville middle schools and elementary schools average student body populations of 442 and 405 respectively.

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It wasn't so long ago that a child's education was limited to geographical boundaries set by the local school district. Increasingly, government is injecting "choice" into the equation by allowing children to enroll in the school of their choosing, regardless of where they live, as long as there is sufficient classroom space available.

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