Caloosa Elementary School

Caloosa Elementary School serves 900 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 58%.
Caloosa Elementary School operates within the Lee School District.

Overview

The student population of 900 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 62 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 900 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 62 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 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 15:1 15:1
Asian
2%
3%
Hispanic
40%
28%
Black
7%
23%
White
49%
42%
Two or more races
2%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.60 0.45
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.
55%
51%
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.
9%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 94,367 students has grown by 18% over five years.
School District Name Lee School District
Number of Schools
Managed
128
22
Number of Students Managed 94,367 9,797
District Total Revenue $858 MM $138 MM
District Spending $896 MM $159 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,804 $13,793
District Spending / Student $11,284 $15,882
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 Cape Coral High School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Caloosa Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cape Coral Preparatory And Fitness Academy (2.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Cape CoralCaloosa Middle School
    610 Del Prado Blvd South
    Cape CoralFL 33990
    (239)574-3232
    1 mi | 912 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Cape CoralCape Coral Preparatory And Fitness Academy
    Charter School
    2107 Santa Barbara Blvd
    Cape CoralFL 33991
    (239)829-5134
    Charter School

    2.3 mi | 106 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • Cape CoralCape Coral High School
    Magnet School
    2300 Santa Barbara Blvd
    Cape CoralFL 33991
    (239)574-6766
    Magnet School

    2.5 mi | 1571 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Cape CoralCape Coral Charter School
    Charter School
    76 Mid Cape Ter
    Cape CoralFL 33991
    (239)995-0904
    Charter School

    2.5 mi | 656 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • North Fort MyersHancock Creek Elementary School
    1601 Skyline Dr
    North Fort MyersFL 33903
    (239)995-3600
    2.6 mi | 825 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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