Fort Myers High School

  • Fort Myers High School serves 1,921 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the FL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • Fort Myers High School operates within the Lee School District.
  • Lee School District's 72% graduation rate is higher than the FL state average of 71%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1921 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 89 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,921 students
Fort Myers High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Fort Myers High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 89 teachers
Fort Myers High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Fort Myers High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.55 is more than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 16:1
Fort Myers High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
4%
3%
Fort Myers High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
15%
31%
Fort Myers High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
15%
23%
Fort Myers High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
64%
40%
Fort Myers High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Fort Myers High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Fort Myers High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Fort Myers High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown FL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.55 0.46
Fort Myers High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
30%
53%
Fort Myers High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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.
6%
5%
Fort Myers High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Lee School District's student population of 88,938 students has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 72% has decreased from 96% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,691 in this district is less than the state average of $12,021. The district revenue/student has declined by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,113 is less than the state average of $12,230. The district spending/student has declined by 10% over four years.
School District Name Lee School District
Number of Schools
Managed
120
22
Number of Students Managed 88,938 10,184
Lee School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 72% 71%
Lee School District Graduation Rate (2001-2010)
District Total Revenue $847 MM $122 MM
Lee School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $884 MM $125 MM
Lee School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,691 $12,021
Lee School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,113 $12,230
Lee School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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