Sarasota Military Academy

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Tel: (941)926-1700
  • Sarasota Military Academy serves 1,094 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the FL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • Sarasota Military Academy operates within the Sarasota School District.
  • Sarasota School District's 76% graduation rate is higher than the FL state average of 71%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1094 students has grown by 27% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 73 teachers has grown by 43% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,094 students
Sarasota Military Academy Total Students (2005-2015)
Gender % Sarasota Military Academy Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 73 teachers
Sarasota Military Academy Total Teachers (2004-2015)
Students by Grade Sarasota Military Academy Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.41 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 15:1 16:1
Sarasota Military Academy Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2014)
Asian
1%
3%
Sarasota Military Academy Asian Students (2005-2015)
Hispanic
16%
31%
Sarasota Military Academy Black Students (2005-2015)
Black
6%
23%
Sarasota Military Academy Black Students (2005-2015)
White
75%
40%
Sarasota Military Academy White Students (2005-2015)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Sarasota Military Academy Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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.
0.41 0.46
Sarasota Military Academy Diversity Score (2005-2015)
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.
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Sarasota Military Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
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.
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Sarasota Military Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

  • Sarasota School District's student population of 41,490 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 76% has decreased from 78% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,456 in this district is less than the state average of $11,664. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,802 is higher than the state average of $11,759. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat 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 (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 76% 71%
Sarasota School District Graduation Rate (2002-2015)
District Total Revenue $471 MM $119 MM
Sarasota School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $526 MM $120 MM
Sarasota School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $11,456 $11,664
Sarasota School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $12,802 $11,759
Sarasota School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

5  9/12/2012
Great college prep school. Staff is knowledgeable on their fields and always willing to speak to parents. Headmaster Kennedy is always available and interacts with students on a daily basis.
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