Challenger Middle School

624 Trafalgar Parkway,

Cape Coral, FL, 33991-3433

Tel: (239)242-4341
Grades: 6-8

1,082 students

Challenger Middle School serves 1,082 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Challenger Middle School operates within the Lee School District.

Overview

The student population of 1082 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 63 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,082 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 63 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 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 17:1
15:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
26%
28%
Black
6%
23%
White
63%
43%
Unknown
5%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity ScoreThe 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. 0.53
0.69
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. 47%
49%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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.
16%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 83,895 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Lee School District
Number of Schools
Managed
124
n/a
Number of Students Managed 83,895
n/a
District Total Revenue n/a
n/a
District Spending n/a
n/a
District Revenue / Student n/a
n/a
District Spending / Student n/a
n/a
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Cape Coral High School (1.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Trafalgar Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Patriot Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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