District Summary Ratings

A larger number of schools in this district are rated below average in school quality.

Top 5 Schools in This District

These are some of the top-rated public schools in Sanford Public Schools based on a variety of measures, including academic performance and equity. Find out more about GreatSchools ratings.

Academic Summary

Is this district offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful districts are working to close the achievement gap.


Advanced Courses

Rigorous courses can help students prepare for and get into college, including coursework in STEM subjects. Find out more.
Parent Tip
Many successful high school students end up in remedial math courses in college. Is your student prepared for college-level math? Ask this district how they ensure students are well-prepared.


Student Demographics

Schools that create a positive culture help all students thrive. See how.


Teachers & Staff

Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.


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District Finances

How a school district allocates funds can reflect its priorities. Learn more about how these decisions are made.
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District decisions about how to spend money impact your child’s schooling. Here’s how parents can have an influence.

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Reviews From Schools in Sanford Public Schools

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Parent / Guardian
July 13, 2023
My kids had a great experience in this school system!
Review for Sanford High School
Parent / Guardian
January 30, 2023
After a very last minute housing crisis, we had to come stay in Sanford. The district enrolled my first grader very quickly into Sanford Pride. Based on the very very small bit of academic information... More
Review for Carl J Lamb School
Parent / Guardian
March 21, 2022
My son transferred to Sanford High School from a competitive private school and his experience has been excellent. His transition was made easy by the caring teachers and staff, the course options... More
Review for Sanford High School
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