Fort Myers High School

Fort Myers High School serves 1,888 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 58%.
Fort Myers High School operates within the Lee School District.
The school district's 71% graduation rate is higher than the FL state average of 70%.

Overview

The student population of 1888 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 1,888 students
Fort Myers High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 94 teachers
Fort Myers High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Fort Myers High School Students 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 0.53 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 15:1
Fort Myers High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
3%
3%
Fort Myers High School Asian (1988-2013)
Hispanic
13%
28%
Fort Myers High School Hispanic (1988-2013)
Black
16%
23%
Fort Myers High School Black (1988-2013)
White
66%
42%
Fort Myers High School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Fort Myers High School Two or more races (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Fort Myers High School Sch Ethnicity Fort Myers High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.53 0.45
Fort Myers High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
29%
51%
Fort Myers High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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.
6%
7%
Fort Myers High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 94,367 students has grown by 18% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 71% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Lee School District
Number of Schools
Managed
128
22
Number of Students Managed 94,367 9,797
Lee School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 71% 70%
Lee School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $858 MM $138 MM
Lee School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $896 MM $159 MM
Lee School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,804 $13,793
Lee School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,284 $15,882
Lee School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Coronado High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Fort Myers Middle Academy (1.1 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 Students Grades
  • Fort MyersEdison Park Creative And Expressive Arts School
    2401 Euclid Ave
    Fort MyersFL 33901
    (239)334-6232
    0.3 mi | 360 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Fort MyersCoronado High School
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    3057 Cleveland Ave
    Fort MyersFL 33901
    (239)337-9140
    Alternative School
    Charter School

    0.7 mi | 400 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Fort MyersAllen Park Elementary School
    3345 Canelo Dr
    Fort MyersFL 33901
    (239)936-1459
    0.9 mi | 921 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Fort MyersFort Myers Middle Academy
    Magnet School
    3050 Central Ave
    Fort MyersFL 33901
    (239)936-1759
    Magnet School

    1.1 mi | 491 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Fort MyersAdult Education
    2855 Colonial Blvd
    Fort MyersFL 33966
    (239)939-6310
    1.1 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       

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