Sarasota Military Academy Prep (Closed 2018)

Sarasota Military Academy Prep served 572 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 65% (which was higher than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 59% (which was higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 was equal to the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students572 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
65%
57%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
59%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
30%
33%
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Black
4%
22%
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White
62%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.530.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSarasota School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Sarasota Military Academy Prep is Oak Park School (4.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tatum Ridge Elementary School (1.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sarasota Tatum Ridge Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 681 students
    1.6 miles
    4100 Tatum Rd
    Sarasota, FL 34240
    (941) 316-8188
    1.6 PK-5 681
  • Bradenton Robert Willis Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 785 students
    3.9 miles
    14705 The Masters Ave
    Bradenton, FL 34202
    (941) 316-8245
    3.9 PK-5 785
  • Sarasota Fruitville Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 733 students
    4.0 miles
    601 Honore Ave
    Sarasota, FL 34232
    (941) 361-6200
    4 PK-5 733
  • Sarasota Lakeview Elementary School Math: 89% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 606 students
    4.8 miles
    7299 Proctor Rd
    Sarasota, FL 34241
    (941) 361-6571
    4.8 PK-5 606
  • Sarasota Oak Park School Special Education School
    Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 308 students
    4.8 miles
    7285 Proctor Rd
    Sarasota, FL 34241
    (941) 361-6428
    4.8 K-12 308
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