Top 10 Best Sarasota County Public Preschools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 29 public preschools serving 16,672 students in Sarasota County, FL. The top ranked public preschools in Sarasota County, FL are Ashton Elementary School, Southside Elementary School and Phillippi Shores Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Sarasota County, FL public preschools have an average math proficiency score of 72% (versus the Florida public pre school average of 62%), and reading proficiency score of 67% (versus the 57% statewide average). Pre schools in Sarasota County have an average ranking of 9/10, which is in the top 20% of Florida public pre schools.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Florida public preschool average of 63% (majority Hispanic).

Best Sarasota County Public Preschools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Ashton Elementary School
Math: 92% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
5110 Ashton Rd
Sarasota, FL 34233
(941) 361-6440
Grades: PK-5
| 999 students
Rank: #22.
Southside Elementary School
Math: 88% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1901 Webber St
Sarasota, FL 34239
(941) 361-6420
Grades: PK-5
| 767 students
Rank: #33.
Phillippi Shores Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 86% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
4747 S Tamiami Trl
Sarasota, FL 34231
(941) 361-6424
Grades: PK-5
| 783 students
Rank: #44.
Lakeview Elementary School
Math: 87% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
7299 Proctor Rd
Sarasota, FL 34241
(941) 361-6571
Grades: PK-5
| 606 students
Rank: #55.
Venice Elementary School
Math: 84% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
150 Miami Ave E
Venice, FL 34285
(941) 486-2111
Grades: PK-5
| 578 students
Rank: #66.
Taylor Ranch Elementary School
Math: 80% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2500 Taylor Ranch Trl
Venice, FL 34293
(941) 486-2000
Grades: PK-5
| 732 students
Rank: #77.
Englewood Elementary School
Math: 80% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
150 N Mccall Rd
Englewood, FL 34223
(941) 474-3247
Grades: PK-5
| 547 students
Rank: #88.
Tatum Ridge Elementary School
Math: 78% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4100 Tatum Rd
Sarasota, FL 34240
(941) 316-8188
Grades: PK-5
| 681 students
Rank: #99.
Fruitville Elementary School
Math: 78% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(2)
601 Honore Ave
Sarasota, FL 34232
(941) 361-6200
Grades: PK-5
| 733 students
Rank: #1010.
Toledo Blade Elementary School
Math: 75% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1201 Geranium Ave
North Port, FL 34288
(941) 426-6100
Grades: PK-5
| 766 students
Rank: #1111.
Laurel Nokomis School
Math: 79% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(2)
1900 Laurel Rd E
Nokomis, FL 34275
(941) 486-2171
Grades: PK-8
| 1,144 students
Rank: #1212.
Gulf Gate Elementary School
Math: 72% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
6500 S Lockwood Ridge Rd
Sarasota, FL 34231
(941) 361-6499
Grades: PK-5
| 720 students
Rank: #1313.
Cranberry Elementary School
Math: 74% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2775 Shalimar Ter
North Port, FL 34286
(941) 480-3400
Grades: PK-5
| 720 students
Rank: #1414.
Atwater Elementary School
Math: 74% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4701 Huntsville Ave
North Port, FL 34288
(941) 257-2317
Grades: PK-5
| 712 students
Rank: #1515.
Lamarque Elementary School
Math: 74% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3415 Lamarque Ave
North Port, FL 34286
(941) 426-6371
Grades: PK-5
| 843 students
Rank: #1616.
Imagine School At Palmer Ranch
Charter School
Math: 69% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
6220 Mcintosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34238
(941) 257-1124
Grades: PK-8
| 474 students
Rank: #1717.
Brentwood Elementary School
Math: 66% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(1)
2500 Vinson Ave
Sarasota, FL 34232
(941) 361-6230
Grades: PK-5
| 678 students
Rank: #1818.
Garden Elementary School
Math: 59% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
700 Center Rd
Venice, FL 34285
(941) 486-2110
Grades: PK-5
| 605 students
Rank: #1919.
Gocio Elementary School
Math: 61% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3450 Gocio Rd
Sarasota, FL 34235
(941) 361-6405
Grades: PK-5
| 643 students
Rank: #2020.
Glenallen Elementary School
Math: 59% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
7050 Glenallen Blvd
North Port, FL 34287
(941) 426-9517
Grades: PK-5
| 730 students
Rank: #2121.
Tuttle Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2863 8th St
Sarasota, FL 34237
(941) 361-6433
Grades: PK-5
| 735 students
Rank: #2222.
Wilkinson Elementary School
Math: 48% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3400 Wilkinson Rd
Sarasota, FL 34231
(941) 361-6477
Grades: PK-5
| 481 students
Rank: #2323.
Suncoast School For Innovative Studies
Charter School
Math: 37% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
845 S School Ave
Sarasota, FL 34237
(941) 952-5277
Grades: PK-8
| 389 students
Rank: #2424.
Emma E. Booker Elementary School
Math: 38% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
2350 Dr Martin Luther King Way
Sarasota, FL 34234
(941) 361-6480
Grades: PK-5
| 540 students
Children First
Special Education School
1723 N Orange Ave
Sarasota, FL 34234
(941) 953-3877
Grades: PK
| 32 students
4405 Desoto Rd
Sarasota, FL 34235
(941) 355-8808
Grades: PK
| 9 students
Ese Special Programs
Special Education School
1960 Landings Blvd
Sarasota, FL 34231
(941) 927-9000
Grades: PK-12
| 6 students
The Florida Center For Child And Family Development
Special Education School
(1)
4620 17th St
Sarasota, FL 34235
(941) 371-8820
Grades: PK
| 13 students
Selby Preschool
Special Education School
4405 Desoto Rd
Sarasota, FL 34235
(941) 355-8808
Grades: PK
| 6 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Sarasota County, FL

Sarasota County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
1086 South Shade Ave
Sarasota, FL 34237
(941) 361-6590
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
705 South Mcintosh Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232
(941) 342-1844
Grades: 6-8
| n/a students
1844 17th St
Sarasota, FL 34234
(941) 408-7600
Grades: 7-12
| 13 students
1130 Indian Hills Blvd
Venice, FL 34293
(941) 408-7600
Grades: 6-12
| 15 students
7037 Professional Parkway East
Sarasota, FL 34240
(941) 708-8770
Grades: PK-12
| 3 students
4430 Beneva Rd
Sarasota, FL 34233
(941) 361-6240
Grades: 9-12
| 143 students
P O Box 48367
Sarasota, FL 34234
(941) 351-7267
Grades: 6-8
| 44 students
1684 Eleventh Street
Sarasota, FL 34236
(941) 361-6502
Grades: 6-12
| 25 students
2001 Pine Brook Rd
Venice, FL 34292
(941) 484-4999
Grades: 6-8
| n/a students
3975 Fruitville Rd
Sarasota, FL 34232
(941) 954-4999
Grades: K-2
| n/a students
133 S. Mcintosh Road
Sarasota, FL 34232
(941) 379-8399
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
13220 State Road 72
Sarasota, FL 34241
(941) 361-6526
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
1900 Center Rd
Venice, FL 34292
(941) 480-3410
Grades: PK-8
| 47 students
4458 Beneva Road
Sarasota, FL 34233
(941) 373-7221
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
1085 S Shade Ave
Sarasota, FL 34237
(941) 316-8101
Grades: 8-10
| 194 students
2207 Industrial Boulevard
Sarasota, FL 34234
(941) 355-0835
Grades: 9-12
| 107 students
1790 21st Street
Sarasota, FL 34234
(941) 371-0584
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
01960 Landings Boulevard
Sarasota, FL 34231
(941) 927-900
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
3101 Bethel Rd
Sarasota, FL 34240
(941) 877-7737
Grades: 6-8
| 572 students
8000 Tamiami Trl S
Venice, FL 34293
(941) 752-5494
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
P O Box 48367
Sarasota, FL 34234
(941) 351-7267
Grades: 6-8
| 44 students

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