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77%
  • Wilson Elementary School
  • 985 S Orange Blvd, Sanford
  • SEMINOLE
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 985
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
73%
  • Crooms Academy Of Information Technology
  • 2200 W 13th St, Sanford
  • SEMINOLE
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 652
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
70%
  • Sanford Middle School
  • 1700 S French Ave, Sanford
  • SEMINOLE
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 1,565
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
70%
  • Seminole County Virtual Franchise (scvs)
  • 400 E Lake Mary Blvd, Sanford
  • SEMINOLE
  • Grades: 6 - 12 · Students: 158
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 5:1
62%
  • Goldsboro Elementary Magnet
  • 1300 W 20th St, Sanford
  • SEMINOLE
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 756
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
61%
  • Bentley Elementary School
  • 2190 S Oregon Ave, Sanford
  • SEMINOLE
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 977
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
59%
  • Millennium Middle School
  • 21 Lakeview Ave, Sanford
  • SEMINOLE
  • Grades: 5 - 8 · Students: 1,572
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
55%
  • Seminole High School
  • 2701 Ridgewood Ave, Sanford
  • SEMINOLE
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 3,111
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
50%
  • Scps Consequence Unit
  • 1151 E 28th St, Sanford
  • SEMINOLE
  • Grades: 6 - 12 · Students: 42
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
48%
  • Wicklow Elementary School
  • 100 Placid Lake Dr, Sanford
  • SEMINOLE
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 673
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
43%
  • Idyllwilde Elementary School
  • 430 Vihlen Rd, Sanford
  • SEMINOLE
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 813
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
40%
  • Midway Elementary School
  • 2368 Brisson Ave, Sanford
  • SEMINOLE
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 794
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
40%
  • Hamilton Elementary School
  • 1501 E 8th St, Sanford
  • SEMINOLE
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 648
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
34%
  • Pine Crest Elementary School
  • 405 W 27th St, Sanford
  • SEMINOLE
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 814
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
25%
  • Journeys Academy
  • 1722 W Airport Blvd, Sanford
  • SEMINOLE
  • Grades: 6 - 12 · Students: 187
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 10:1
0%
  • Seminole County Detention Center
  • 400 E Lake Mary Blvd, Sanford
  • SEMINOLE
  • Grades: 4 - 12 · Students: 15
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
n/a
  • Tapp Childcare Center
  • 1211 S Mellonville Ave, Sanford
  • SEMINOLE
  • Grades: PK - PK · Students: 5
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
n/a
  • Contracted Services
  • 400 E Lake Mary Blvd, Sanford
  • SEMINOLE
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 3
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
n/a
  • John Polk Alternative School
  • 400 E Lake Mary Blvd, Sanford
  • SEMINOLE
  • Grades: 6 - 12 · Students: 0
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
n/a
  • Seminole Virtual Instruction Program (svip)
  • 400 E Lake Mary Blvd, Sanford
  • SEMINOLE
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 0
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
n/a
  • Scps Early Learning Coalition
  • 1101 Bay Ave, Sanford
  • SEMINOLE
  • Grades: PK - PK · Students: 40
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
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Sanford school information

IndexSanfordFloridaNational
Average Test Scores52%49%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:117:116:1
Total public schools273,38879,221
Total private schools71,64024,874
Total post-secondary schools24667,963
The Sanford, FL educational system consists of 27 public schools, 7 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools. Sanford public schools have average test scores of 52% which is 5% higher than than the Florida average and 5% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Sanford public schools is 13:1, compared to 17:1 in Florida and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 84.8% of students have completed 8th grade, 83.2% have completed high school, 21.8% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.4% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Sanford

IndexSanfordFloridaNational
Completed 8th grade84.8%84.0%84.3%
Completed high school83.2%83.0%83.0%
Completed some college58.0%58.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree34.4%37.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors21.8%27.9%30.3%
Completed masters6.0%10.0%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.4%3.1%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.5%1.1%1.3%

Sanford, FL School Districts

Seminole County School District

There are a total of 27 public schools, 7 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in Sanford. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Sanford, FL schools is 52%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Sanford, FL, an average of 84.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 83.2% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Sanford schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Sanford, FL schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Chuluota, FL2,39278%59%
Wekiwa Springs, FL23,95976%54%
Oviedo, FL37,54573%48%
Heathrow, FL6,15768%38%
Maitland, FL16,91166%34%
Sanford, FL57,03952%5%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Tinley Park, IL57,12541%16%
Midwest City, OK56,93064%31%
Brentwood, CA56,92349%1%
Medford, MA57,18053%7%
Santee, CA56,83949%1%
Sanford, FL57,03952%5%
Source: The Sanford, FL education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.
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