Lee School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 124 public schools serving 93,221 students in Lee School District. This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Florida.
Public Schools in Lee School District have an average math proficiency score of 58% (versus the Florida public school average of 59%), and reading proficiency score of 54% (versus the 56% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Lee School District are Florida Southwestern Collegiate High School, The Sanibel School and Oasis Charter Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Lee School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Florida.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Florida public school average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Lee School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Florida for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Lee School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (FL)
# Schools
125 Schools
4,371 Schools
# Students
93,221 Students
2,831,636 Students
# Teachers
5,858 Teachers
177,007 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Lee School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 73 school districts in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 84% has increased from 75% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (FL)
Overall District Rank
#36 out of 73 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Lee  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
59%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lee  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of FL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lee  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of FL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
84%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Lee  School District and public school graduation rate of FL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.66
0.70
# American Indian Students
164 Students
8,823 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
1,584 Students
77,795 Students
% Asian Students
2%
3%
# Hispanic Students
38,236 Students
937,610 Students
% Hispanic Students
41%
33%
# Black Students
13,294 Students
625,767 Students
% Black Students
14%
22%
# White Students
37,243 Students
1,077,530 Students
% White Students
40%
38%
# Hawaiian Students
87 Students
4,744 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
2,613 Students
99,271 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
1,887
61,188
# Students in K Grade:
6,697
200,169
# Students in 1st Grade:
6,748
207,566
# Students in 2nd Grade:
6,743
207,581
# Students in 3rd Grade:
7,401
226,299
# Students in 4th Grade:
7,290
220,485
# Students in 5th Grade:
7,326
215,768
# Students in 6th Grade:
6,986
219,863
# Students in 7th Grade:
6,856
210,573
# Students in 8th Grade:
6,862
210,971
# Students in 9th Grade:
7,010
219,253
# Students in 10th Grade:
7,005
216,483
# Students in 11th Grade:
7,049
212,568
# Students in 12th Grade:
7,361
202,869
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $10,732 in this school district is less than the state median of $14,011. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,171 is less than the state median of $14,989. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (FL)
Total Revenue
$1,000 MM
$143 MM
This chart display total revenue of Lee  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in FL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$1,041 MM
$153 MM
This chart display total spending of Lee  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in FL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$10,732
$14,011
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lee  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in FL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$11,171
$14,989
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lee  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in FL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Lee School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Florida Southwestern Collegiate High School
Charter School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
8099 College Pkwy
Fort Myers, FL 33919
(239) 432-6767
Grades: 9-12
| 396 students
Rank: #22.
The Sanibel School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3840 Sanibel Captiva Rd
Sanibel, FL 33957
(239) 472-1617
Grades: PK-8
| 288 students
Rank: #33.
Oasis Charter Elementary School
Charter School
Math: 79% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3415 Oasis Blvd
Cape Coral, FL 33914
(239) 542-1577
Grades: PK-5
| 896 students
Rank: #44.
Pinewoods Elementary School
Math: 83% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
11900 Stoneybrook Golf Dr
Estero, FL 33928
(239) 947-7500
Grades: PK-5
| 1,114 students
Rank: #55.
Christa Mcauliffe Charter Elementary School
Charter School
Math: 83% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2817 Sw 3rd Ln
Cape Coral, FL 33991
(239) 283-4511
Grades: PK-5
| 785 students
Rank: #66.
Fort Myers Beach Elementary School
Math: 70-79% | Reading: 80-89%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2751 Oak St
Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931
(239) 463-6356
Grades: PK-5
| 111 students
Rank: #77.
Three Oaks Elementary School
Math: 80% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
19600 Cypress View Dr
Fort Myers, FL 33967
(239) 267-8020
Grades: PK-5
| 902 students
Rank: #88.
Trafalgar Middle School
Math: 79% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2120 Trafalgar Pkwy
Cape Coral, FL 33991
(239) 283-2001
Grades: 6-8
| 898 students
Rank: #99.
Gulf Elementary School
Math: 76% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3400 Sw 17th Pl
Cape Coral, FL 33914
(239) 549-2726
Grades: PK-5
| 1,062 students
Rank: #1010.
The Island School
Charter School
Math: ≥80% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
135 First St W
Boca Grande, FL 33921
(941) 964-8016
Grades: K-5
| 60 students
Rank: #1111.
Oasis Charter Middle School
Charter School
Math: 77% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3507 Oasis Blvd
Cape Coral, FL 33914
(239) 945-1999
Grades: 6-8
| 812 students
Rank: #1212.
Edison Park Creative And Expressive Arts School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2401 Euclid Ave
Fort Myers, FL 33901
(239) 334-6232
Grades: PK-5
| 353 students
Rank: #1313.
Trafalgar Elementary School
Math: 74% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1850 Sw 20th Ave
Cape Coral, FL 33991
(239) 283-3043
Grades: PK-5
| 781 students
Rank: #1414.
Pine Island Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5360 Ridgewood Dr
Bokeelia, FL 33922
(239) 283-0505
Grades: PK-5
| 235 students
Rank: #1515.
Rayma C. Page Elementary School
Math: 75% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
17000 S Tamiami Trl
Fort Myers, FL 33908
(239) 432-2737
Grades: PK-5
| 821 students
Rank: #1616.
Cypress Lake Middle School
Math: 76% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
8901 Cypress Lake Dr
Fort Myers, FL 33919
(239) 481-1533
Grades: 6-8
| 849 students
Rank: #1717.
Fort Myers High School
Magnet School
Math: 66% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2635 Cortez Blvd
Fort Myers, FL 33901
(239) 334-2167
Grades: 9-12
| 1,997 students
Rank: #1818.
Cape Elementary School
Math: 70% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4519 Vincennes Blvd
Cape Coral, FL 33904
(239) 542-3551
Grades: PK-5
| 690 students
Rank: #19 - 2019. - 20.
Diplomat Elementary School
Math: 70% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1115 Ne 16th Ter
Cape Coral, FL 33909
(239) 458-0033
Grades: PK-5
| 968 students
Rank: #19 - 2019. - 20.
Heights Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 70% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
15200 Alexandria Ct
Fort Myers, FL 33908
(239) 481-1761
Grades: PK-5
| 1,188 students
Rank: #2121.
Bonita Springs Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
10701 Dean St Se
Bonita Springs, FL 34135
(239) 992-0801
Grades: PK-5
| 514 students
Rank: #2222.
Challenger Middle School
Math: 73% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
624 Trafalgar Pkwy
Cape Coral, FL 33991
(239) 242-4341
Grades: 6-8
| 1,045 students
Rank: #2323.
Three Oaks Middle School
Math: 71% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
18500 3 Oaks Pkwy
Fort Myers, FL 33967
(239) 267-5757
Grades: 6-8
| 1,034 students
Rank: #2424.
Gulf Middle School
Math: 75% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1809 Sw 36th Ter
Cape Coral, FL 33914
(239) 549-0606
Grades: 6-8
| 780 students
Rank: #2525.
Gateway Charter Elementary School
Charter School
Math: 70% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
12850 Commonwealth Dr
Fort Myers, FL 33913
(239) 768-5048
Grades: PK-4
| 1,052 students
Rank: #2626.
North Fort Myers High School
Math: 60% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
5000 Orange Grove Blvd
North Fort Myers, FL 33903
(239) 995-2117
Grades: 9-12
| 1,876 students
Rank: #2727.
Caloosa Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
620 Del Prado Blvd S
Cape Coral, FL 33990
(239) 574-3113
Grades: PK-5
| 922 students
Rank: #2828.
North Fort Myers Academy For The Arts
Magnet School
Math: 67% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1856 Arts Way
North Fort Myers, FL 33917
(239) 997-2131
Grades: PK-8
| 1,109 students
Rank: #2929.
Bonita Springs Charter School
Charter School
Math: 65% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
25380 Bernwood Dr
Bonita Springs, FL 34135
(239) 992-6932
Grades: K-8
| 1,272 students
Rank: #3030.
Gateway Elementary School
Math: 71% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
13280 Griffin Dr
Fort Myers, FL 33913
(239) 768-3737
Grades: PK-5
| 735 students
Rank: #3131.
Tanglewood Elementary School
Math: 68% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1620 Manchester Blvd
Fort Myers, FL 33919
(239) 936-0891
Grades: PK-5
| 742 students
Rank: #3232.
Lexington Middle School
Math: 69% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
16351 Summerlin Rd
Fort Myers, FL 33908
(239) 454-6130
Grades: 6-8
| 1,106 students
Rank: #3333.
Diplomat Middle School
Math: 67% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1039 Ne 16th Ter
Cape Coral, FL 33909
(239) 574-5257
Grades: 6-8
| 831 students
Rank: #3434.
Oasis Charter High School
Charter School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3519 Oasis Blvd
Cape Coral, FL 33914
(239) 541-1167
Grades: 9-12
| 728 students
Rank: #3535.
Patriot Elementary School
Math: 64% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
711 Sw 18th St
Cape Coral, FL 33991
(239) 242-1023
Grades: PK-5
| 723 students
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 93,221 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 60%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 84% (Btm 50% in FL)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 58% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 54% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.66

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