South Fort Myers High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
14020 Plantation Rd
Fort Myers, FL 33912
Phone
(239) 561-0060
District
LEE
County
LEE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1901
Classroom Teachers
95

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Florida

3

(10 is best)

Better than 23.6% of FL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

3

(10 is best)

South Fort Myers High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 9

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
31%
49%
34%
55%
27%
43%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 10

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
34%
55%
29%
52%
39%
57%
34%
55%
29%
52%
39%
57%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

25 20 15 10 5 0
20
18
17
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 472 24.8%
Grade 10 472 24.8%
Grade 11 456 24.0%
Grade 12 501 26.4%
Total 1901 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 24.4% 39.6% 39.1%
Black 21.4% 14.6% 22.7%
Hispanic 52.8% 43.7% 34.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.3% 1.8% 2.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.3% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 44.9% 48.7% 55.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 42.2% 45.1% 49.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.6% 3.6% 5.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 718,679 21,477,737
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 886.6 394
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.7% 5.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 15.4% 16.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 26.3% 31.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.1% 26.4%
65 OR OLDER 27.6% 20.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 271,861 7,736,311
Single Parent Households With Children 8.6% 10.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 88.0% 88.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 27.8% 29.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 9.8% 11.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 12.6% 13.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.3% 12.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.9% 18.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 19.9% 19.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 15.0% 15.0%
$15,000 or less 10.4% 10.8%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,424 $502,728,864 51.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $337 $31,235,182 3.2%
Staff $494 $45,786,884 4.7%
General Administration $81 $7,507,566 0.8%
School Administration $517 $47,918,662 4.9%
Operation $989 $91,666,454 9.3%
Transportation $592 $54,870,112 5.6%
Other $213 $19,742,118 2.0%
Total Support $3,224 $298,819,664 30.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,957 $181,386,502 18.5%
Total Expenditures $10,605 $982,935,030 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,518 $15,680,419,620 54.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $393 $1,115,927,502 3.9%
Staff $562 $1,597,036,017 5.5%
General Administration $82 $233,184,247 0.8%
School Administration $499 $1,416,837,032 4.9%
Operation $863 $2,452,400,846 8.5%
Transportation $345 $980,412,168 3.4%
Other $230 $654,234,812 2.3%
Total Support $2,974 $8,449,491,174 29.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,686 $4,789,826,724 16.6%
Total Expenditures $10,178 $28,920,342,915 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%