Sarasota Middle School

  • Sarasota Middle School serves 1,270 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the FL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • Sarasota Middle School operates within the Sarasota School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1270 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 80 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,270 students
Sarasota Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Sarasota Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers80 teachers
Sarasota Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeSarasota Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
Sarasota Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
3%
3%
Sarasota Middle School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
13%
31%
Sarasota Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
1%
23%
Sarasota Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
77%
40%
Sarasota Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
6%
3%
Sarasota Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsSarasota Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownFL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.390.70
Sarasota Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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%
53%
Sarasota Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
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.
4%
5%
Sarasota Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Sarasota School District's student population of 41,490 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,413 is higher than the state average of $11,888. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,443 is less than the state average of $12,571. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameSarasota School District
Number of Schools
Managed
57
22
Number of Students Managed41,49010,184
Sarasota School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$510 MM$132 MM
Sarasota School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$511 MM$140 MM
Sarasota School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$12,413$11,888
Sarasota School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$12,443$12,571
Sarasota School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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