Thinking about buying a house for your family in St. Johns County? Most people who are ready to make the move are interested in learning more about St. Johns County Public Schools. Known for being the top district in all of Florida, St. Johns County schools are also known nationally as being some of the best-ranked both academically and athletically!
What makes St. Johns County Schools so special? Many of them are rated A and B. School ratings are based on state test scores, graduation rates, SAT scores, and participation in advanced classes. With so many A-rated schools, parents feel confident that their children are getting one of the best public school educations available in the country, and certainly the best in Florida.
In a recent issue of Newsweek magazine, St. Johns County’s Nease High School ranked number 208 in all high schools in the country. Creekside High School and Bartram Trail High School weren’t far behind at numbers 237 and 292. Instead of measuring schools by test scores this year, Newsweek chose to score schools based on their success in turning out college-ready and life-ready students.
St. Johns County Schools are also rated number 2 in Florida for athletics and number 5 for their teacher rankings. It is also ranked one of the safest school districts in the entire state. There are so many reasons to choose this county!
It’s not just parents and students that love the schools in St. Johns County. Teachers also review the district as being a wonderful place to work. They report a pleasant working environment, flexibility, helpful colleagues, and a feeling of personal appreciation are just a few of the comments from teachers on glassdoor.com and indeed.com.
If you have school-aged children and you’re looking for a home for sale in St. Johns County, consider which school your children might want to attend! It’s a great way to narrow down your search and help your Round Table Realty agent find you the perfect home!