1620 Manchester Blvd
Fort Myers, FL 33919
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Tanglewood Elementary School serves 742 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Tanglewood Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (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 60% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than 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

Tanglewood Elementary School's student population of 742 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
742 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
52 teachers
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School Calendar

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Event
Date
Teachers First Day
August 02, 2022 (Tuesday)
Students First Day
August 10, 2022 (Wednesday)
Thanksgiving Break
November 21, 2022 (Monday)
Thanksgiving Break
November 24, 2022 (Thursday)
Spring Break
March 20, 2023 (Monday)

School Rankings

Tanglewood Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Tanglewood Elementary School is 0.62, 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
#1140 out of 3628 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
30%
33%
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Black
11%
22%
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White
53%
38%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.62
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
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)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 742 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 47%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 68% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.62 (Top 30%)

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