Challenger Middle School

Serves grades 6 - 8

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
624 Trafalgar Pkwy
Cape Coral, FL 33991
Phone
(239) 242-4341
District
LEE
County
LEE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1054
Classroom Teachers
58

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Florida

7

(10 is best)

Better than 65.5% of FL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

Challenger Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 31 29
Proficiency in Reading 31 30
Proficiency in Math 31 27

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 43 28
Proficiency in Reading 38 30
Proficiency in Math 47 26

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 25 24
Proficiency in Reading 34 29
Proficiency in Math 16.0 18

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 18.17
AVG FOR DISTRICT 16.57
AVG FOR STATE 15.30
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 337 32.0%
Grade 7 349 33.1%
Grade 8 368 34.9%
Total 1054 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 59.6% 43.8% 40.9%
Black 4.7% 15.0% 23.3%
Hispanic 33.5% 39.2% 32.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.0% 1.8% 2.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.2% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 45.7% 54.5% 52.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 45.7% 52.6% 47.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 1.9% 4.2%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 680,970 20,984,400
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 840.1 385
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.9% 5.5%
5-19 YEARS OLD 15.8% 17.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 26.5% 31.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.5% 26.6%
65 OR OLDER 26.3% 19.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 258,084 7,510,882
Single Parent Households With Children 9.6% 10.5%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 87.0% 87.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 26.7% 28.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 8.3% 9.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 10.9% 11.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.6% 11.6%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.7% 18.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.9% 20.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 17.2% 16.7%
$15,000 or less 11.5% 12.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,305 $463,789,625 52.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $312 $27,276,600 3.1%
Staff $430 $37,592,750 4.3%
General Administration $71 $6,207,175 0.7%
School Administration $495 $43,275,375 4.9%
Operation $997 $87,162,725 9.9%
Transportation $590 $51,580,750 5.8%
Other $201 $17,572,425 2.0%
Total Support $3,097 $270,755,225 30.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,712 $149,671,600 16.9%
Total Expenditures $10,113 $884,129,025 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,209 $14,552,719,385 54.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $371 $1,035,940,401 3.9%
Staff $527 $1,473,008,444 5.5%
General Administration $76 $213,079,669 0.8%
School Administration $467 $1,305,855,233 4.9%
Operation $850 $2,373,518,399 8.9%
Transportation $340 $948,567,783 3.6%
Other $218 $608,321,274 2.3%
Total Support $2,848 $7,958,106,537 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,444 $4,035,574,944 15.2%
Total Expenditures $9,502 $26,546,144,583 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%