Fort Myers High School

Fort Myers High School serves 1,896 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the FL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 59%.
Fort Myers High School operates within the Lee School District.
Lee School District's 72% graduation rate is higher than the FL state average of 71%.

School Overview

The student population of 1896 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 94 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,896 students
Fort Myers High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Fort Myers High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 94 teachers
Fort Myers High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Fort Myers High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 16:1
Fort Myers High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
5%
3%
Fort Myers High School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
15%
30%
Fort Myers High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
13%
23%
Fort Myers High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
65%
41%
Fort Myers High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Fort Myers High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.54 0.69
Fort Myers High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
28%
52%
Fort Myers High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
6%
Fort Myers High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Lee School District's student population of 87,425 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 72% has increased from 69% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,213 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four years.
School District Name Lee School District
Number of Schools
Managed
126
23
Number of Students Managed 87,425 8,489
Lee School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 72% 71%
Lee School District Graduation Rate (2001-2014)
District Total Revenue $822 MM n/a
Lee School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $836 MM n/a
Lee School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,213 n/a
Lee School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,391 n/a
Lee School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Coronado High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Fort Myers Middle Academy (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Edison Park Creative And Expressive Arts School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fort MyersEdison Park Creative And Expressive Arts School
    Grades: PK-5 | 369 students
    0.3 miles
    2401 Euclid Ave
    Fort MyersFL 33901
    (239)334-6232
    0.3PK-5369
  • Fort MyersCoronado High SchoolAlternative School
    Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 497 students
    0.7 miles
    3057 Cleveland Ave
    Fort MyersFL 33901
    (239)337-9140
    0.79-12497
  • Fort MyersAllen Park Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 897 students
    0.9 miles
    3345 Canelo Dr
    Fort MyersFL 33901
    (239)936-1459
    0.9PK-5897
  • Fort MyersFort Myers Middle AcademyMagnet School
    Grades: 6-8 | 448 students
    1 miles
    3050 Central Ave
    Fort MyersFL 33901
    (239)936-1759
    16-8448
  • Fort MyersAdult Education

    1.1 miles
    2855 Colonial Blvd
    Fort MyersFL 33966
    (239)939-6310
    1.1n/an/a

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