Cape Elementary School

4519 Vincennes Blvd
Cape Coral, FL 33904
(School attendance zone shown in map)
9/
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Top 20%
Serving 707 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Cape Elementary School ranks in the top 20% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 68% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%).
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 707 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 44%
  • : Top 20% in FL
  • : 75% (Top 20%)
  • : 68% (Top 20%)
  • : 55-59% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Cape Elementary School's student population of 707 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
707 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
38 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Cape Elementary School ranks within the top 20% of all 3,704 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Cape Elementary School is 0.58, 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.
This School
State Level (FL)
#538 out of 3704 schools
(Top 20%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Cape Elementary School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
75%
52%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cape Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
68%
52%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cape Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
55-59%
52%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Cape Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
16:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Cape Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Cape Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
32%
36%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Cape Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
4%
21%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Cape Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
56%
36%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Cape Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Cape Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cape Elementary School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Florida.
0.58
This chart displays the diversity score of Cape Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
50%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Cape Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
4%
6%
This chart displays 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 2019-20 school year data.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Cape Elementary School's ranking?
Cape Elementary School is ranked #538 out of 3,704 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Florida.
What schools are Cape Elementary School often compared to?
Cape Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Gulf Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
75% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average), while 68% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average).
How many students attend Cape Elementary School?
707 students attend Cape Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
56% of Cape Elementary School students are White, 32% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are Black, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Cape Elementary School?
Cape Elementary School has a student ration of 19:1, which is higher than the Florida state average of 16:1.
What grades does Cape Elementary School offer ?
Cape Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Cape Elementary School part of?
Cape Elementary School is part of Lee School District.
In what neighborhood is Cape Elementary School located?
Cape Elementary School is located in the Caloosahatchee neighborhood of Cape Coral, FL.

School Calendar

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Event
Date
First Day Back to School for Students
August 12, 2024 (Monday)
First Day of School
August 12, 2024 (Monday)
Thanksgiving Break
November 25, 2024 (Monday)
Thanksgiving Break
November 28, 2024 (Thursday)
Spring Break
March 17, 2025 (Monday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 707 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 44%
  • : Top 20%
  • : 75% (Top 20%)
  • : 68% (Top 20%)
  • : 55-59% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

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