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In 2014, 39 of the top enrollment school districts in Florida will hold elections for a total of 120 seats. Eight of these elections will be held in August 2014 while the other 31 elections will be held on November 4, 2014.
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Revision as of 16:18, 21 March 2014

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List of school districts in Florida

State profile
Number of students: 2,643,347
Number of schools: 4,289
Graduation rate: 85.5%
Per-pupil spending: $8,887
State school administration
Superintendent: Eric J. Smith
State Board Members: 8
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School board elections
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School boards and school board elections
List of school districts in Florida
Florida
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Florida is home to 4,289 schools and 2,643,347 K-12 students.[1]

Quick facts

State school administrators

  • State Board of Education
    • Gary Chartrand, Chair
    • John R. Padget, Vice Chair
    • Ada G. Armas, Board Member
    • Sally Bradshaw, Board Member
    • John A. Colon, Board Member
    • Barbara S. Feingold, Board Member
    • Kathleen Shanahan, Board Member
    • Pam Stewart, Commissioner

Enrollment

The following table displays the top ten Florida school districts by total student enrollment.

Student enrollment
1.) Miami-Dade County Public Schools
2.) Broward County Public Schools
3.) Hillsborough County Public Schools
4.) Orange County Public Schools
5.) Palm Beach County School District
6.) Duval County Public Schools
7.) Pinellas County Schools
8.) Polk County Public Schools
9.) Lee County School District
10.) Brevard Public Schools

Demographics

The following table displays the ethnic distribution of students in Florida.[2]

Ethnicity Percentage
White 43.0%
Hispanic 28.0%
African American 23.0%
Asian 2.6%
American Indian 0.4%
Two or More 3.0%

School board elections

Upcoming elections

See also: Florida school board elections, 2014

A total of 38 Florida school districts among America's largest school districts by enrollment will hold elections in 2014 for 124 seats. There was a general election on August 26, 2014, for districts with competitive seats. If no candidate received a majority of votes for a particular seat, a runoff election will be held on November 4, 2014, to determine a winner.

Here are several quick facts about Florida's school board elections in 2014:

The districts listed below served 2,517,857 K-12 students during the 2010-2011 school year, according to the National Center for Education Statistics.[3] Click on the district names for more information on the district and its school board elections.

2014 Florida School Board Elections
District Date Seats up for election Total board seats Student enrollment
Alachua County Public Schools 8/26/2014 3 5 27,448
Bay District Schools 8/26/2014 3 5 25,935
Brevard Public Schools 8/26/2014 3 5 71,866
Broward County Public Schools 8/26/2014 6 9 256,472
Charlotte County Public Schools 8/26/2014 2 5 16,640
Citrus County Schools 8/26/2014 4 5 15,675
Collier County Public Schools 8/26/2014 3 5 42,919
Columbia County School District 8/26/2014 3 5 9,810
Duval County Public Schools 8/26/2014 3 7 123,997
Escambia County School District 8/26/2014 3 5 40,227
Flagler County Public Schools 8/26/2014 3 5 12,931
Hernando County School Board 8/26/2014 3 5 22,684
Hillsborough County Public Schools 8/26/2014 3 7 194,525
Lake County Schools 8/26/2014 3 5 41,110
Leon County Schools 8/26/2014 3 5 33,326
Manatee School District 8/26/2014 3 5 44,249
Marion County Public Schools 8/26/2014 3 5 41,955
Martin County School District 8/26/2014 3 5 18,170
Miami-Dade County Public Schools 8/26/2014 4 9 346,842
Nassau County School District 8/26/2014 3 5 11,100
Okaloosa County School District 8/26/2014 3 5 28,695
Orange County Public Schools 8/26/2014 4 8 176,008
Pasco County Schools 8/26/2014 3 5 66,994
Pinellas County Schools 8/26/2014 5 7 104,001
Polk County Public Schools 8/26/2014 4 7 95,178
Putnam County School District 8/26/2014 4 5 11,244
Santa Rosa County School District 8/26/2014 3 5 25,533
Sarasota County Schools 8/26/2014 3 5 40,899
School Board of Highlands County 8/26/2014 3 5 12,128
School District of Clay County 8/26/2014 3 5 35,812
School District of Indian River County 8/26/2014 3 5 17,740
School District of Lee County 8/26/2014 3 5 81,967
School District of Osceola County 8/26/2014 3 5 53,357
School District of Palm Beach County 8/26/2014 4 7 174,663
Seminole County Public Schools 8/26/2014 3 5 64,229
St. Johns County School District 8/26/2014 3 5 30,710
St. Lucie County School Board 8/26/2014 3 5 39,259
Volusia County Schools 8/26/2014 3 5 61,559


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