Sarasota Schools

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View Schools in Cities within 10 miles of Sarasota

Osprey Schools8.39 mi

View Schools in Cities between 10 and 20 miles of Sarasota

Bradenton Schools10.60 mi
Nokomis Schools10.80 mi
Venice Schools16.82 mi
Palmetto Schools19.13 mi
Bradenton Beach Schools19.25 mi
Myakka City Schools19.64 mi

View Schools in Cities between 20 and 30 miles of Sarasota

North Port Schools24.88 mi
Englewood Schools26.32 mi
Wimauma Schools27.51 mi
Ruskin Schools27.86 mi
Sun City Center Schools28.69 mi
Port Charlotte Schools30.70 mi
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SARASOTA, 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 Sarasota schools, but understands that choosing the right Sarasota 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 Sarasota school located in a great neighborhood taking into account such things as affordability, accessibility to work, to shopping, the traffic patterns and more.

ABOUT Sarasota, Florida SCHOOLS

Sarasota schools boast a total student population of 29,814 attending 51 schools in 2 public school districts and 32 private schools. Public school revenue and expenditures vary by school district but Sarasota public schools spend an average of $6,550 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. Sarasota public schools average a student teacher ratio of 10:1. Sarasota private schools average 7:1. Also, high schools in Sarasota average a student body population of 328, while Sarasota middle schools and elementary schools average student body populations of 244 and 386 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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