Leon School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 56 public schools serving 32,522 students in Leon School District. This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Florida.
Public Schools in Leon School District have an average math proficiency score of 62% (versus the Florida public school average of 59%), and reading proficiency score of 58% (versus the 56% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Leon School District are Hawks Rise Elementary School, Roberts Elementary School and Killearn Lakes Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Leon School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Florida.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Florida public school average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Leon School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Florida for:

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)

Overview

School District Name
Leon School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (FL)
# Schools
56 Schools
4,227 Schools
# Students
32,522 Students
2,780,879 Students
# Teachers
1,891 Teachers
159,765 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1

District Rank

Leon School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 73 school districts in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 92% has increased from 84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (FL)
Overall District Rank
#25 out of 73 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Leon  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
59%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Leon  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of FL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Leon  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of FL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
92%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Leon  School District and public school graduation rate of FL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.66
0.70
# American Indian Students
60 Students
7,455 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
1,296 Students
78,578 Students
% Asian Students
4%
3%
# Hispanic Students
2,724 Students
972,305 Students
% Hispanic Students
9%
35%
# Black Students
14,050 Students
597,476 Students
% Black Students
43%
22%
# White Students
12,630 Students
1,012,885 Students
% White Students
39%
36%
# Hawaiian Students
33 Students
4,724 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
1,729 Students
107,216 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
253
49,807
# Students in K Grade:
2,320
185,693
# Students in 1st Grade:
2,552
199,777
# Students in 2nd Grade:
2,584
201,264
# Students in 3rd Grade:
2,512
205,847
# Students in 4th Grade:
2,601
214,317
# Students in 5th Grade:
2,443
207,383
# Students in 6th Grade:
2,504
215,808
# Students in 7th Grade:
2,570
222,751
# Students in 8th Grade:
2,504
220,002
# Students in 9th Grade:
2,615
227,502
# Students in 10th Grade:
2,494
218,869
# Students in 11th Grade:
2,422
208,803
# Students in 12th Grade:
2,148
203,056
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,176 in this school district is less than the state median of $11,996. The school district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,868 is less than the state median of $12,834. The school district spending/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
This School District
This State (FL)
Total Revenue
$364 MM
$143 MM
This chart display total revenue of Leon  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in FL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$354 MM
$153 MM
This chart display total spending of Leon  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in FL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$11,176
$11,996
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Leon  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in FL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$10,868
$12,834
This chart display average spending per public school student in Leon  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in FL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Leon School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Hawks Rise Elementary School
Math: 88% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
205 Meadow Ridge Dr
Tallahassee, FL 32312
(850) 487-4733
Grades: PK-5
| 780 students
Rank: #22.
Roberts Elementary School
Math: 85% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
5777 Pimlico Dr
Tallahassee, FL 32309
(850) 488-0923
Grades: PK-5
| 828 students
Rank: #33.
Killearn Lakes Elementary School
Math: 84% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
8037 Deer Lk E
Tallahassee, FL 32312
(850) 921-1265
Grades: PK-5
| 796 students
Rank: #44.
Gilchrist Elementary School
Math: 85% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1301 Timberlane Rd
Tallahassee, FL 32312
(850) 487-4310
Grades: PK-5
| 811 students
Rank: #55.
William J Montford Iii Middle School
Math: 85% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
5789 Pimlico Dr
Tallahassee, FL 32309
(850) 922-6011
Grades: 6-8
| 983 students
Rank: #66.
Desoto Trail Elementary School
Math: 81% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
5200 Tredington Park Dr
Tallahassee, FL 32309
(850) 488-4511
Grades: PK-5
| 652 students
Rank: #77.
Deerlake Middle School
Math: 84% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
9902 Deer Lk W
Tallahassee, FL 32312
(850) 922-6545
Grades: 6-8
| 987 students
Rank: #88.
Buck Lake Elementary School
Math: 79% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1600 Pedrick Rd
Tallahassee, FL 32317
(850) 488-6133
Grades: PK-5
| 714 students
Rank: #99.
Lawton Chiles High School
Math: 77% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
7200 Lawton Chiles Ln
Tallahassee, FL 32312
(850) 488-1756
Grades: 9-12
| 2,037 students
Rank: #1010.
The School Of Arts And Sciences On Thomasville
Charter School
Math: 74% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3208 Thomasville Rd
Tallahassee, FL 32308
(850) 386-6566
Grades: K-8
| 452 students
Rank: #1111.
The School Of Arts & Sciences Centre
Charter School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2415 N Monroe St
Tallahassee, FL 32303
(850) 386-6566
Grades: K-8
| 354 students
Rank: #1212.
Leon County Virtual School Franchise
Math: 60-79% | Reading: ≥80%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
860 Blountstown St
Tallahassee, FL 32304
(850) 487-7247
Grades: K-12
| 264 students
Rank: #1313.
Leon High School
Math: 71% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
550 E Tennessee St
Tallahassee, FL 32308
(850) 488-1971
Grades: 9-12
| 1,992 students
Rank: #1414.
Swift Creek Middle School
Math: 68% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2100 Pedrick Rd
Tallahassee, FL 32317
(850) 487-4868
Grades: 6-8
| 806 students
Rank: #1515.
Sealey Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 69% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2815 Allen Rd
Tallahassee, FL 32312
(850) 488-5640
Grades: PK-5
| 445 students
Rank: #1616.
Canopy Oaks Elementary School
Math: 63% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3250 Point View Dr
Tallahassee, FL 32303
(850) 488-3301
Grades: PK-5
| 619 students
Rank: #1717.
Elizabeth Cobb Middle School
Magnet School
Math: 63% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(1)
915 Hillcrest Ave
Tallahassee, FL 32308
(850) 488-3364
Grades: 6-8
| 779 students
Rank: #1818.
Tallahassee School Of Math & Sciences
Charter School
Math: 63% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3434 N Monroe St
Tallahassee, FL 32303
(850) 681-7827
Grades: K-8
| 555 students
Rank: #1919.
Lincoln High School
Math: 59% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3838 Trojan Trl
Tallahassee, FL 32311
(850) 487-2110
Grades: 9-12
| 1,854 students
Rank: #2020.
Kate Sullivan Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(1)
927 Miccosukee Rd
Tallahassee, FL 32308
(850) 487-1216
Grades: PK-5
| 687 students
Rank: #2121.
J Michael Conley Elementary School At Southwood
Math: 57% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2400 Orange Ave E
Tallahassee, FL 32311
(850) 414-5610
Grades: PK-5
| 663 students
Rank: #2222.
W T Moore Elementary School
Math: 56% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1706 Dempsey Mayo Rd
Tallahassee, FL 32308
(850) 877-6158
Grades: PK-5
| 594 students
Rank: #2323.
Fairview Middle School
Magnet School
Math: 56% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3415 Zillah St
Tallahassee, FL 32305
(850) 488-6880
Grades: 6-8
| 783 students
Rank: #2424.
Springwood Elementary School
Math: 63% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3801 Fred George Rd
Tallahassee, FL 32303
(850) 488-6225
Grades: PK-5
| 505 students
Rank: #2525.
Chaires Elementary School
Math: 56% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
4774 Chaires Crossroads
Tallahassee, FL 32317
(850) 488-5977
Grades: PK-5
| 473 students
Rank: #2626.
Raa Middle School
Magnet School
Math: 54% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
401 W Tharpe St
Tallahassee, FL 32303
(850) 488-6287
Grades: 6-8
| 895 students
Rank: #2727.
Sail
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2006 Jackson Bluff Rd
Tallahassee, FL 32304
(850) 488-2468
Grades: 9-12
| 355 students
Rank: #2828.
Ruediger Elementary School
Math: 59% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
526 W 10th Ave
Tallahassee, FL 32303
(850) 488-1074
Grades: PK-5
| 473 students
Rank: #2929.
Sabal Palm Elementary School
Math: 57% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2813 Ridgeway St
Tallahassee, FL 32310
(850) 488-0167
Grades: PK-5
| 471 students
Rank: #3030.
Fort Braden School
Math: 53% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
15100 Blountstown Hwy
Tallahassee, FL 32310
(850) 488-9374
Grades: PK-8
| 717 students
Rank: #3131.
Oak Ridge Elementary School
Math: 55% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
4530 Shelfer Rd
Tallahassee, FL 32305
(850) 488-3124
Grades: PK-5
| 395 students
Rank: #3232.
Apalachee Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
650 Trojan Trl
Tallahassee, FL 32311
(850) 488-7110
Grades: PK-5
| 513 students
Rank: #3333.
Governor's Charter School
Charter School
Math: 47% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
4351 Mahan Dr
Tallahassee, FL 32308
(850) 391-5259
Grades: PK-8
| 420 students
Rank: #3434.
Woodville School
Math: 44% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
9373 Woodville Hwy
Tallahassee, FL 32305
(850) 487-7043
Grades: PK-8
| 474 students
Rank: #3535.
James Rickards High School
Magnet School
Math: 46% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
3013 Jim Lee Rd
Tallahassee, FL 32301
(850) 414-5500
Grades: 9-12
| 1,660 students
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Leon
  • 2757 W PENSACOLA ST, TALLAHASSEE, FL, 32304-2907
  • (850) 487-7100
  • leonschools.net
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 32,522 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 61%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 92% (Top 20% in FL)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 58% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.66

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