15200 Alexandria Ct
Fort Myers, FL 33908
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Heights Elementary School serves 1,188 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Heights Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 67% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Heights Elementary School's student population of 1,188 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 77 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,188 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
77 teachers
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School Rankings

Heights Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,628 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Heights Elementary School is 0.61, 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.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#868 out of 3628 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
32%
33%
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Black
7%
22%
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White
53%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.61
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 1,188 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 47%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 70% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 67% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.61 (Top 50%)

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