Suwannee School District

1729 Walker Ave Sw
Live Oak, FL 32064-4059
(District boundaries shown in map)
3/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 7 public middle schools serving 1,915 students in Suwannee School District. This district's average middle testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public middle schools in Florida.
Public Middle Schools in Suwannee School District have an average math proficiency score of 45% (versus the Florida public middle school average of 49%), and reading proficiency score of 42% (versus the 52% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Florida public middle school average of 65% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (FL)
# Schools
13 Schools
1,721 Schools
# Students
5,864 Students
1,064,348 Students
# Teachers
302 Teachers
58,059 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
19:1

District Rank

Suwannee School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 73 school districts in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 94% has increased from 90% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (FL)
#52 out of 73 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Suwannee  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
45%
48%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Suwannee  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 2020-21 school year data.
44%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Suwannee  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 2020-21 school year data.
94%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Suwannee  School District and public school graduation rate of FL by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.58
0.70
# American Indian Students
5 Students
2,999 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
36 Students
30,219 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# Hispanic Students
1,241 Students
395,427 Students
% Hispanic Students
21%
37%
# Black Students
768 Students
223,522 Students
% Black Students
13%
21%
# White Students
3,543 Students
370,184 Students
% White Students
60%
35%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
1,894 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
271 Students
40,126 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
210
6,177
# Students in K Grade:
456
37,683
# Students in 1st Grade:
438
38,476
# Students in 2nd Grade:
441
39,487
# Students in 3rd Grade:
470
40,480
# Students in 4th Grade:
394
39,870
# Students in 5th Grade:
447
44,611
# Students in 6th Grade:
433
203,332
# Students in 7th Grade:
468
219,532
# Students in 8th Grade:
470
226,086
# Students in 9th Grade:
490
44,404
# Students in 10th Grade:
419
43,708
# Students in 11th Grade:
397
40,412
# Students in 12th Grade:
331
40,090
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $10,897 in this school district is less than the state median of $12,135. The school district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,615 is less than the state median of $11,783. The school district spending/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
This School District
This State (FL)
Total Revenue
$64 MM
$34,349 MM
This chart display total revenue of Suwannee  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in FL by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$62 MM
$33,354 MM
This chart display total spending of Suwannee  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in FL by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$10,897
$12,135
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Suwannee  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in FL by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$10,615
$11,783
This chart display average spending per public school student in Suwannee  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in FL by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Suwannee School District Public Middle Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Branford High School
(Math: 53% | Reading: 50%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
405 Reynolds St Ne
Branford, FL 32008
(386) 935-5600
Grades: 6-12
| 725 students
Rank: #22.
Suwannee Virtual Franchise
(Math: <50% | Reading: <50% )
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
305 Pinewood Dr Sw
Live Oak, FL 32064
(386) 647-4655
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
Rank: #33.
Suwannee Middle School
(Math: 43% | Reading: 38%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1730 Walker Ave Sw
Live Oak, FL 32064
(386) 647-4500
Grades: 6-8
| 973 students
Rank: #44.
Suwannee Virtual School
(Math: 20-29% | Reading: 40-49%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
305 Pinewood Dr Sw
Live Oak, FL 32064
(386) 647-4655
Grades: K-12
| 147 students
Rank: n/an/a
Community Base Service Students
Special Education School
1740 Ohio Ave South
Live Oak, FL 32064
(386) 647-4600
Grades: K-12
| 17 students
Rank: n/an/a
Suwannee Opportunity School
Alternative School
325 Pinewood Dr
Live Oak, FL 32064
(386) 647-4655
Grades: 1-12
| 53 students
Rank: n/an/a
305 Pinewood Dr Sw
Live Oak, FL 32064
(386) 647-4655
Grades: K-12
| n/a students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 13 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 5,864 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 40%
  • : 94% (Top 20% in FL)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 45% (Btm 50%)
  • : 44% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

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