Sarasota Middle School

Sarasota Middle School serves 1,210 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 58%.
Sarasota Middle School operates within the Sarasota School District.

Overview

The student population of 1210 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 74 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,210 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 74 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.36 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
3%
3%
Hispanic
14%
28%
Black
1%
23%
White
79%
42%
Two or more races
2%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.36 0.45
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
25%
51%
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 47,242 students has grown by 15% over five years.
School District Name Sarasota School District
Number of Schools
Managed
62
22
Number of Students Managed 47,242 9,797
District Total Revenue $530 MM $138 MM
District Spending $578 MM $159 MM
District Revenue / Student $12,911 $13,793
District Spending / Student $14,078 $15,882
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Suncoast Polytechnical High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Triad (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ashton Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • SarasotaAshton Elementary School
    5110 Ashton Rd
    SarasotaFL 34233
    (941)361-6440
    0.3 mi | 811 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • SarasotaImagine School At Palmer Ranch
    Charter School
    6220 Mcintosh Rd
    SarasotaFL 34238
    (941)257-1124
    Charter School

    1.1 mi | 617 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • SarasotaSarasota County Technical Institute Elementary School
    Vocational School
    4748 Beneva Rd
    SarasotaFL 34233
    (941)924-1365
    Vocational School

    1.6 mi | 6 students | Gr. PK                      
  • SarasotaSuncoast Polytechnical High School
    Magnet School
    4650 Beneva Rd
    SarasotaFL 34233
    (941)921-3981
    Magnet School

    1.8 mi | 525 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • SarasotaTriad
    Alternative School
    4430 Beneva Rd
    SarasotaFL 34233
    (941)361-6752
    Alternative School

    1.8 mi | 112 students | Gr. 6-12                      

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