Sarasota Springs FL Private School

Find Sarasota Springs, Florida private schools, including independent, parochial, religious and non-religious affiliated charter schools, boarding schools, Christian schools, preparatory prep schools, and accredited private k-12, middle schools, and high schools. Private schools provide information on tuition, school rankings, school enrollment, education, curriculum, classes, records, and teacher-student ratios.


New Gate School 5237 Ashton Road Sarasota Springs FL 34233 941-922-4949


Prew Academy 5020 Fielding Lane Sarasota Springs FL 34233 941-921-7739

Sarasota Lutheran School 5651 Honore Avenue Sarasota Springs FL 34233 941-922-8164

West Florida Christian School 4311 Wilkinson Road Sarasota Springs FL 34233 941-921-6311

About Sarasota Springs Private Schools

Sarasota Springs Private Schools are schools that provide all or some portion of Kindergarten through 12th grade education, but they do not operate as part of a public school district in Sarasota Springs, FL. Private Schools are largely funded through tuition and student fees, though they may also be supported by grants and private contributions. Some Private Schools may receive a small amount of public funding, such as Florida Department of Education grants for school building renovations. Private Schools have selective admissions and can choose who may enroll as a student. Public Schools, in contrast, are subject to compulsory education laws that requires Florida State to provide education to all children.

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Sarasota Springs Private School Accreditation

Licensing or registration of Private Schools may be conducted by the Florida Department of Education. Likewise, teacher certification in Sarasota Springs Private Schools may or may not be required depending on the state. Florida may also regulate the length of the school year, health and safety requirements, transportation, special education, reporting requirements, textbooks, or testing. Private Schools in Sarasota County maintain substantial autonomy in establishing their own administrative systems, including personnel. Private Schools have the ability to hire and manage Sarasota Springs teachers and other school staff outside the confines of education bargaining units.

Sarasota Springs Religious Education

Sarasota Springs Religious Schools and Parochial Schools are Private Schools that incorporate religion into the curriculum. A Religious School may receive some funding from a religious institution, but the primary source of revenue comes from tuition. In a Parochial School, funding from a religious institution is the primary source of revenue.

Special Education Schools in Sarasota Springs, Florida

Sarasota Springs Special Education Schools provide education to students with specialized learning needs. These Sarasota Springs schools are equipped and staffed to accommodate students on the autism spectrum or with brain injuries, severe anxiety, and other neurological issues.

Other Types of Private Schools

Sarasota Springs Montessori Schools offer educational programming that emphasizes exploration and discovery experiences in the classroom. The classes are often structured to keep students and their teachers together for several years.

Other varieties of Sarasota Springs Private Schools include Boarding Schools, Language Immersion Schools, Waldorf Schools, and Military Schools.