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Avg. test scores 5%
High school dipl. 0%
Bachelors degree 28%

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
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Sanford are 5% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 27 public schools in Sanford
  • 84.8% of people in Sanford have completed 8th grade
  • 83.2% of people in Sanford have completed high school
  • 21.8% of people in Sanford have completed a bachelors degree

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      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.

      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%

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      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.