Fort Myers Middle Academy

  • Fort Myers Middle Academy serves 570 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 33% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 32% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.

School Overview

  • Fort Myers Middle Academy's student population of 570 students has grown by 27% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students570 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fort Myers Middle Academy's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Fort Myers Middle Academy is 0.61, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#3064 out of 3,601 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
57%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
31%
32%
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Black
52%
22%
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White
16%
39%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Fort Myers Middle Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.610.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Fort Myers Middle Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLee School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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I can't say enough about how absolutely amazing, and helpful the staff is at this school. From day one I've been blown away at how inviting, friendly, and caring this staff has been. The teachers energy levels are off the charts. They are truly excited about what they do.
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