Cape Elementary School

  • Cape Elementary School serves 690 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 68% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Cape Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Cape Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Cape Elementary School's student population of 690 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students690 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cape Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,633 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Cape Elementary School is 0.56, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank#786 out of 3633 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
27%
33%
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Black
4%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Cape Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
61%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cape Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.560.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cape Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLee School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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