Diplomat Elementary School

1115 Ne 16th Ter
Cape Coral, FL 33909
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 20%
Serving 981 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Diplomat Elementary School ranks in the top 20% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 78% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%).
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% 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: 981 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 57%
  • : Top 20% in FL
  • : 78% (Top 10%)
  • : 65% (Top 30%)
  • : 65-69% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Diplomat Elementary School's student population of 981 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 58 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
981 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
58 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Diplomat 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 Diplomat Elementary School is 0.60, 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)
#555 out of 3704 schools
(Top 20%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Diplomat Elementary School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
78%
52%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Diplomat 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.
65%
52%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Diplomat 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.
65-69%
52%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Diplomat 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
17:1
16:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
46%
36%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Diplomat Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
7%
21%
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White
43%
36%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Diplomat Elementary School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Florida.
0.60
This chart displays the diversity score of Diplomat 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
50%
50%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Diplomat 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 Diplomat 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 Diplomat Elementary School's ranking?
Diplomat Elementary School is ranked #555 out of 3,704 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Florida.
What schools are Diplomat Elementary School often compared to?
Diplomat Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Caloosa Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
78% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average), while 65% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average).
How many students attend Diplomat Elementary School?
981 students attend Diplomat Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
46% of Diplomat Elementary School students are Hispanic, 43% of students are White, 7% of students are Black, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Diplomat Elementary School?
Diplomat Elementary School has a student ration of 17:1, which is higher than the Florida state average of 16:1.
What grades does Diplomat Elementary School offer ?
Diplomat Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Diplomat Elementary School part of?
Diplomat Elementary School is part of Lee School District.
In what neighborhood is Diplomat Elementary School located?
Diplomat Elementary School is located in the Diplomat neighborhood of Cape Coral, FL. There are 1 other public schools located in Diplomat.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 981 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 57%
  • : Top 20%
  • : 78% (Top 10%)
  • : 65% (Top 30%)
  • : 65-69% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

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