Lakeland Schools

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View Schools in Cities within 10 miles of Lakeland

Auburndale Schools8.64 mi
Plant City Schools9.62 mi

View Schools in Cities between 10 and 20 miles of Lakeland

Polk City Schools14.58 mi
Winter Haven Schools16.03 mi
Dover Schools16.11 mi
Mulberry Schools16.78 mi
Bartow Schools17.34 mi
Valrico Schools19.34 mi
Thonotosassa Schools19.75 mi
Seffner Schools19.76 mi

View Schools in Cities between 20 and 30 miles of Lakeland

Zephyrhills Schools20.98 mi
Brandon Schools21.84 mi
Lithia Schools23.27 mi
Davenport Schools23.94 mi
Haines City Schools24.26 mi
Lake Wales Schools25.96 mi
Riverview Schools26.12 mi
Fort Meade Schools26.12 mi
Dade City Schools26.21 mi
Lutz Schools30.19 mi
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LAKELAND, 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 Lakeland schools, but understands that choosing the right Lakeland 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 Lakeland school located in a great neighborhood taking into account such things as affordability, accessibility to work, to shopping, the traffic patterns and more.

ABOUT Lakeland, Florida SCHOOLS

Lakeland schools boast a total student population of 60,494 attending 101 schools in 19 public school districts and 36 private schools. Public school revenue and expenditures vary by school district but Lakeland public schools spend an average of $6,208 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. Lakeland public schools average a student teacher ratio of 13:1. Lakeland private schools average 11:1. Also, high schools in Lakeland average a student body population of 521, while Lakeland middle schools and elementary schools average student body populations of 451 and 491 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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