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 grown by 10% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 80 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,270 students
Sarasota Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Sarasota Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 80 teachers
Sarasota Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Sarasota Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.39 is less than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Sarasota Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
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)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Sarasota Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
6%
3%
Sarasota Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Sarasota Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown FL 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.
0.39 0.46
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 (1990-2015)
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 (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Sarasota School District's student population of 41,490 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,019 in this district is less than the state average of $12,021. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,791 is higher than the state average of $12,230. The district spending/student has declined by 9% over four years.
School District Name Sarasota School District
Number of Schools
Managed
57
22
Number of Students Managed 41,490 10,184
Sarasota School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $498 MM $122 MM
Sarasota School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $530 MM $125 MM
Sarasota School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,019 $12,021
Sarasota School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,791 $12,230
Sarasota School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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