Caloosa Elementary School

Caloosa Elementary School serves 920 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Caloosa Elementary School operates within the Lee School District.

Overview

The student population of 920 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 63 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 920 students
Caloosa Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 63 teachers
Caloosa Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Caloosa Elementary School 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 0.61 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 15:1 15:1
Caloosa Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
Caloosa Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
37%
28%
Caloosa Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
6%
23%
Caloosa Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
50%
43%
Caloosa Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Caloosa Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Caloosa Elementary 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.
0.61 0.90
Caloosa Elementary 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.
52%
49%
Caloosa Elementary 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.
11%
8%
Caloosa Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 83,724 students has grown by 5% over five years.
School District Name Lee School District
Number of Schools
Managed
122
23
Number of Students Managed 83,724 9,989
Lee School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
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: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is North Fort Myers High School (2.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Caloosa Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cape Coral Charter School (2.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Cape Coral Caloosa Middle School
    610 South Del Prado Blvd
    Cape Coral , FL , 33990
    (239)574-3232
    0.1  mi  |  894  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Cape Coral Cape Coral Charter School
    Charter School
    76 Mid Cape Ter
    Cape Coral , FL , 33991
    (239)995-0904
    Charter School
    2.2  mi  |  660  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • North Fort Myers North Fort Myers High School
    Magnet School
    5000 Orange Grove Blvd
    North Fort Myers , FL , 33903
    (239)995-2117
    Magnet School
    2.2  mi  |  1628  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Cape Coral Hector A. Cafferata Junior Elementary School
    250 Santa Barbara Blvd North
    Cape Coral , FL , 33993
    (239)458-7391
    2.2  mi  |  734  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • North Fort Myers Hancock Creek Elementary School
    1601 Skyline Dr
    North Fort Myers , FL , 33903
    (239)995-3600
    2.3  mi  |  873  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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