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For the 2021 school year, there are 62 public schools in Leon County, FL, serving 36,580 students. Leon County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Florida.
Leon County, FL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 61% (versus the Florida public school average of 58%), and reading proficiency score of 59% (versus the 55% statewide average). Schools in Leon County have an average ranking of 8/10, which is in the top 30% of Florida public schools.
The top ranked public schools in Leon County, FL are Killearn Lakes Elementary School, Desoto Trail Elementary School and Deerlake Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Florida public school average of 62% (majority Hispanic).
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is more than the Florida public school average of 16:1.

Top Leon County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Killearn Lakes Elementary School Math: 88% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    8037 Deer Lk E
    Tallahassee, FL 32312
    (850) 921-1265

    Grades: PK-5 | 860 students
  • Desoto Trail Elementary School Math: 87% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    5200 Tredington Park Dr
    Tallahassee, FL 32309
    (850) 488-4511

    Grades: PK-5 | 677 students
  • Deerlake Middle School Math: 87% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    9902 Deer Lk W
    Tallahassee, FL 32312
    (850) 922-6545

    Grades: 6-8 | 992 students
  • Hawks Rise Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    205 Meadow Ridge Dr
    Tallahassee, FL 32312
    (850) 487-4733

    Grades: PK-5 | 870 students
  • Gilchrist Elementary School Math: 84% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1301 Timberlane Rd
    Tallahassee, FL 32312
    (850) 487-4310

    Grades: PK-5 | 955 students
  • Roberts Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    5777 Pimlico Dr
    Tallahassee, FL 32309
    (850) 488-0923

    Grades: PK-5 | 857 students
  • Leon County Virtual School Franchise Math: ≥80% | Reading: ≥80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    725 S Calhoun St
    Tallahassee, FL 32301
    (850) 487-7247

    Grades: 6-12 | 44 students
  • Buck Lake Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1600 Pedrick Rd
    Tallahassee, FL 32317
    (850) 488-6133

    Grades: PK-5 | 761 students
  • William J Montford Iii Middle School Math: 84% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    5789 Pimlico Dr
    Tallahassee, FL 32309
    (850) 922-6011

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,073 student
  • The School Of Arts & Science Centre Charter School
    Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2415 N Monroe St
    Tallahassee, FL 32303
    (850) 386-6566

    Grades: K-8 | 258 students
  • The School Of Arts And Science On Thomasville Charter School
    Math: 77% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    3208 Thomasville Rd
    Tallahassee, FL 32308
    (850) 386-6566

    Grades: K-8 | 423 students
  • Lawton Chiles High School Math: 74% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    7200 Lawton Chiles Ln
    Tallahassee, FL 32312
    (850) 488-1756

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,077 students
  • Florida State University School Charter School
    Math: 77% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    3000 School House Rd
    Tallahassee, FL 32311
    (850) 245-3700

    Grades: K-12 | 1,726 student
  • Swift Creek Middle School Math: 67% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    2100 Pedrick Rd
    Tallahassee, FL 32317
    (850) 487-4868

    Grades: 6-8 | 791 students
  • Leon High School Math: 66% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    550 E Tennessee St
    Tallahassee, FL 32308
    (850) 488-1971

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,085 students
  • J Michael Conley Elementary School At Southwood Math: 67% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    2400 Orange Ave E
    Tallahassee, FL 32311
    (850) 414-5610

    Grades: PK-5 | 835 students
  • Elizabeth Cobb Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 62% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    915 Hillcrest Ave
    Tallahassee, FL 32308
    (850) 488-3364

    Grades: 6-8 | 870 students
  • W T Moore Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1706 Dempsey Mayo Rd
    Tallahassee, FL 32308
    (850) 877-6158

    Grades: PK-5 | 662 students
  • Canopy Oaks Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    3250 Point View Dr
    Tallahassee, FL 32303
    (850) 488-3301

    Grades: PK-5 | 727 students
  • Lincoln High School Math: 55% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    3838 Trojan Trl
    Tallahassee, FL 32311
    (850) 487-2110

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,094 students
  • Chaires Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    4774 Chaires Crossroads
    Tallahassee, FL 32317
    (850) 488-5977

    Grades: PK-5 | 527 students
  • Raa Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 61% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    401 W Tharpe St
    Tallahassee, FL 32303
    (850) 488-6287

    Grades: 6-8 | 861 students
  • Sealey Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 58% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    2815 Allen Rd
    Tallahassee, FL 32312
    (850) 488-5640

    Grades: PK-5 | 476 students
  • Tallahassee School Of Math & Science Charter School
    Math: 51% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3434 N Monroe St
    Tallahassee, FL 32303
    (850) 681-7827

    Grades: K-8 | 436 students
  • Kate Sullivan Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    927 Miccosukee Rd
    Tallahassee, FL 32308
    (850) 487-1216

    Grades: PK-5 | 771 students
  • Fairview Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 53% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3415 Zillah St
    Tallahassee, FL 32305
    (850) 488-6880

    Grades: 6-8 | 834 students
  • Sail Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2006 Jackson Bluff Rd
    Tallahassee, FL 32304
    (850) 488-2468

    Grades: 9-12 | 391 students
  • Apalachee Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    650 Trojan Trl
    Tallahassee, FL 32311
    (850) 488-7110

    Grades: PK-5 | 650 students
  • Leon County Juvenile Detention Center Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2303 Ronellis Dr
    Tallahassee, FL 32310
    (850) 488-7672

    Grades: K-12 | 29 students
  • Second Chance At Ghazvini Learning Center Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    860 Blountstown St
    Tallahassee, FL 32304
    (850) 488-2087

    Grades: K-12 | 63 students
  • Springwood Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3801 Fred George Rd
    Tallahassee, FL 32303
    (850) 488-6225

    Grades: PK-5 | 618 students
  • Ruediger Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    526 W 10th Ave
    Tallahassee, FL 32303
    (850) 488-1074

    Grades: PK-5 | 543 students
  • Woodville Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    9373 Woodville Hwy
    Tallahassee, FL 32305
    (850) 487-7043

    Grades: PK-8 | 572 students
  • Fort Braden School Math: 48% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    15100 Blountstown Hwy
    Tallahassee, FL 32310
    (850) 488-9374

    Grades: PK-8 | 845 students
  • Astoria Park Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 42% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2465 Atlas Rd
    Tallahassee, FL 32303
    (850) 488-4673

    Grades: PK-5 | 602 students
  • Show 27 more public schools in Leon County, FL (out of 62 total schools)
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