3050 Indian St
Fort Myers, FL 33916
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Royal Palm Exceptional School Center serves 154 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Royal Palm Exceptional School Center placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 6-9% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

Royal Palm Exceptional School Center ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Royal Palm Exceptional School Center's student population of 154 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 26% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students
154 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
33 teachers
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School Rankings

Royal Palm Exceptional School Center is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Royal Palm Exceptional School Center is 0.70, which is equal to 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
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State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#3613 out of 3628 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
5:1
15:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
23%
33%
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Black
39%
22%
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White
31%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.70
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Graduation Rate
<50%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
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: Special education school
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 154 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 5:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 69%
  • Graduation Rate
    : <50% (Btm 50% in FL)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.70 (Top 30%)

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