Fort Myers High School

Fort Myers High School serves 1,837 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 57%.
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 1837 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 88 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,837 students
Fort Myers High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 88 teachers
Fort Myers High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Fort Myers High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is less than the state average of 0.90. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1 15:1
Fort Myers High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
2%
Fort Myers High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
12%
28%
Fort Myers High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
15%
23%
Fort Myers High School Black (1988-2012)
White
65%
43%
Fort Myers High School White (1988-2012)
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.
0.54 0.90
Fort Myers High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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%
49%
Fort Myers High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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%
8%
Fort Myers High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 92,479 students has grown by 16% 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
124
20
Number of Students Managed 92,479 9,122
Lee School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 71% 70%
Lee School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $858 MM n/a
Lee School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $896 MM n/a
Lee School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,804 $0
Lee School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,284 $0
Lee School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (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 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 Myers Edison Park Creative And Expressive Arts School
    2401 Euclid Ave
    Fort Myers , FL , 33901
    (239)334-6232
    0.3  mi  |  357  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Ft Myers Coronado High School
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    3057 Cleveland Ave
    Ft Myers , FL , 33901
    (239)337-9140
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    0.7  mi  |  400  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Fort Myers Allen Park Elementary School
    3345 Canelo Dr
    Fort Myers , FL , 33901
    (239)936-1459
    0.9  mi  |  940  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Fort Myers Fort Myers Middle Academy
    Magnet School
    3050 Central Ave
    Fort Myers , FL , 33901
    (239)936-1759
    Magnet School
    1  mi  |  586  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Fort Myers Lee County Jail High School
    Alternative School
    2266 Second St
    Fort Myers , FL , 33901
    (239)337-8113
    Alternative School
    1.1  mi  |  42  students  |  Gr.  7-12

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Did You Know?
Fort Myers, FL public schools have a 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. of 0.68, which is higher than the Florida average of 0.42. The most diverse school in Fort Myers is Orangewood Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Florida or national school diversity statistics.