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88%
  • Hawks Rise Elementary School
  • 205 Meadow Ridge Dr, Tallahassee
  • LEON
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 869
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
86%
  • Killearn Lakes Elementary School
  • 8037 Deer Lake Drive E, Tallahassee
  • LEON
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 865
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
85%
  • Gilchrist Elementary School
  • 1301 Timberlane Rd, Tallahassee
  • LEON
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 1,043
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
85%
  • Deerlake Middle School
  • 9902 Deer Lk W, Tallahassee
  • LEON
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 925
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
82%
  • The School Of Arts & Sciences
  • 3208 Thomasville Rd, Tallahassee
  • LEON
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 320
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 10:1
80%
  • Buck Lake Elementary School
  • 1600 Pedrick Rd, Tallahassee
  • LEON
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 688
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
80%
  • Roberts Elementary School
  • 5777 Centerville Rd, Tallahassee
  • LEON
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 840
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
80%
  • Desoto Trail Elementary School
  • 5200 Tredington Park Dr, Tallahassee
  • LEON
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 671
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
78%
  • William J Montford Iii Middle School
  • 5789 Pimlico Dr, Tallahassee
  • LEON
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 1,046
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
77%
  • Lawton Chiles High School
  • 7200 Lawton Chiles Ln, Tallahassee
  • LEON
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 2,011
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
74%
  • Florida State University School
  • 3000 School House Rd, Tallahassee
  • FSU LAB SCH
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 1,732
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
70%
  • Swift Creek Middle School
  • 2100 Pedrick Rd, Tallahassee
  • LEON
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 749
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
67%
  • Leon High School
  • 550 E Tennessee St, Tallahassee
  • LEON
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 2,051
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1
64%
  • J Michael Conley Elementary School At Southwood
  • 2400 Orange Ave E, Tallahassee
  • LEON
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 903
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
62%
  • W T Moore Elementary School
  • 1706 Dempsey Mayo Rd, Tallahassee
  • LEON
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 592
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
62%
  • Canopy Oaks Elementary School
  • 3250 Point View Dr, Tallahassee
  • LEON
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 709
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
62%
  • Kate Sullivan Elementary School
  • 927 Miccosukee Rd, Tallahassee
  • LEON
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 913
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
60%
  • Lincoln High School
  • 3838 Trojan Trl, Tallahassee
  • LEON
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 2,070
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1
59%
  • Elizabeth Cobb Middle School
  • 915 Hillcrest Ave, Tallahassee
  • LEON
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 860
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
58%
  • Chaires Elementary School
  • 4774 Chaires Cross Rd, Tallahassee
  • LEON
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 486
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
57%
  • Raa Middle School
  • 401 W Tharpe St, Tallahassee
  • LEON
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 875
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
57%
  • Fairview Middle School
  • 3415 Zillah St, Tallahassee
  • LEON
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 815
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
57%
  • Sealey Elementary School
  • 2815 Allen Rd, Tallahassee
  • LEON
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 549
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
51%
  • Sail
  • 2006 Jackson Bluff Rd, Tallahassee
  • LEON
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 388
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
50%
  • Springwood Elementary School
  • 3801 Fred George Rd, Tallahassee
  • LEON
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 675
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
50%
  • Leon County Virtual School Franchise
  • 2757 W Pensacola St, Tallahassee
  • LEON
  • Grades: 6 - 12 · Students: 29
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 3:1
49%
  • Governor's Charter School
  • 4351 Mahan Dr, Tallahassee
  • LEON
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 743
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1
48%
  • Apalachee Elementary School
  • 650 Trojan Trl, Tallahassee
  • LEON
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 595
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
46%
  • Fort Braden School
  • 15100 Blountstown Hwy, Tallahassee
  • LEON
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 770
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
45%
  • Imagine School At Evening Rose
  • 3611 Austin Davis Ave, Tallahassee
  • LEON
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 310
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
42%
  • Florida A&m University Developmental Research School
  • 400 W Orange Ave, Tallahassee
  • FAMU LAB SCH
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 482
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
40%
  • Ruediger Elementary School
  • 526 W 10th Ave, Tallahassee
  • LEON
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 504
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
40%
  • Frank Hartsfield Elementary School
  • 1414 Chowkeebin Nene, Tallahassee
  • LEON
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 432
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
38%
  • John G Riley Elementary School
  • 1400 Indiana St, Tallahassee
  • LEON
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 605
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
38%
  • Bond Elementary School
  • 2204 Saxon St, Tallahassee
  • LEON
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 674
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
38%
  • Sabal Palm Elementary School
  • 2813 Ridgeway St, Tallahassee
  • LEON
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 540
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
36%
  • Astoria Park Elementary School
  • 2465 Atlas Rd, Tallahassee
  • LEON
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 597
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
35%
  • Pineview Elementary School
  • 2230 Lake Bradford Rd, Tallahassee
  • LEON
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 423
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
33%
  • James Rickards High School
  • 3013 Jim Lee Rd, Tallahassee
  • LEON
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,253
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
31%
  • Oak Ridge Elementary School
  • 4530 Shelfer Rd, Tallahassee
  • LEON
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 528
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
31%
  • Griffin Middle School
  • 800 Alabama St, Tallahassee
  • LEON
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 510
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
28%
  • R. Frank Nims Middle School
  • 723 W Orange Ave, Tallahassee
  • LEON
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 447
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
27%
  • Pace Secondary School
  • 3413 Zillah St, Tallahassee
  • LEON
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 59
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 6:1
27%
  • Amos P. Godby High School
  • 1717 W Tharpe St, Tallahassee
  • LEON
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,267
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
25%
  • Amikids
  • 2514 W Tharpe St, Tallahassee
  • LEON
  • Grades: 6 - 12 · Students: 36
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 36:1
18%
  • Pace Center For Girls
  • 1344 Cross Creek Cir, Tallahassee
  • LEON
  • Grades: 6 - 12 · Students: 54
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 8:1
15%
  • Gretchen Everhart School
  • 2750 Mission Rd, Tallahassee
  • LEON
  • Grades: PK - 12 · Students: 190
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 7:1
10%
  • Success Academy At Ghazvini Learning Center
  • 854 Blountstown St, Tallahassee
  • LEON
  • Grades: 6 - 12 · Students: 237
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
0%
  • Second Chance At Ghazvini Learning Center
  • 860 Blountstown St, Tallahassee
  • LEON
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 83
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 11:1
0%
  • Leon County Virtual Instruction Program
  • 2757 W Pensacola St, Tallahassee
  • LEON
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 9
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
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Tallahassee school information

IndexTallahasseeFloridaNational
Average Test Scores50%49%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:117:116:1
Total public schools583,38879,221
Total private schools301,64024,874
Total post-secondary schools124667,963
The Tallahassee, FL educational system consists of 58 public schools, 30 private schools and 12 post-secondary schools. Tallahassee public schools have average test scores of 50% which is 1% higher than than the Florida average and 1% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Tallahassee public schools is 16:1, compared to 17:1 in Florida and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 89.8% of students have completed 8th grade, 89.1% have completed high school, 47.6% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 8.0% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Tallahassee

IndexTallahasseeFloridaNational
Completed 8th grade89.8%84.0%84.3%
Completed high school89.1%83.0%83.0%
Completed some college76.3%58.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree57.1%37.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors47.6%27.9%30.3%
Completed masters22.0%10.0%11.5%
Completed professional degree8.0%3.1%3.3%
Completed doctorate3.9%1.1%1.3%

Tallahassee, FL School Districts

Leon County School District

There are a total of 58 public schools, 30 private schools and 12 post-secondary schools in Tallahassee. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Tallahassee, FL schools is 50%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Tallahassee, FL, an average of 89.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 89.1% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Tallahassee 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 Tallahassee, FL schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Woodville, FL2,64243%12%
Havana, FL1,80025%50%
Tallahassee, FL188,46650%1%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Huntsville, AL188,97348%2%
Grand Prairie, TX185,63171%45%
Salt Lake City, UT191,44639%20%
Knoxville, TN183,92751%3%
Overland Park, KS183,77558%19%
Tallahassee, FL188,46650%1%
Source: The Tallahassee, 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.