South Fort Myers High School



South Fort Myers High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

South Fort Myers High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 418
10 482
11 470
12 450

South Fort Myers High School is a public high school of the Lee School District located in Fort Myers, FL. It has 1,820 students in grades 9th through 12th. South Fort Myers High School is the 187th largest public high school in Florida and the 2,012th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 20.7 to 1.

Total Students: 1,820
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 88

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South Fort Myers High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 967
(53%)
13,124
(51%)
 Female 853
(47%)
12,424
(49%)

South Fort Myers High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 796
(44%)
13,030
(51%)
 Hispanic 613
(34%)
7,623
(30%)
 Black 329
(18%)
3,946
(15%)
 Two or More 45
(2%)
483
(2%)
 Asian 32
(2%)
399
(2%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
53
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
14
(0%)

South Fort Myers High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 948
(52%)
12,454
(49%)
 Not Eligible 684
(38%)
10,719
(42%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 188
(10%)
2,375
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

South Fort Myers High School is ranked 114th out of 0 ranked schools in Florida, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of South Fort Myers High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (62.4%) is higher than the state average of 51.0%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

South Fort Myers High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1056
2006 1308
2007 1275
2008 1346
2009 1490
2010 1708
2011 1802
2012 1820

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 23
2006 19.8
2007 18.1
2008 19.7
2009 20.7
2010 21
2011 21.1
2012 20.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.39867424242424
2006 0.37003058103976
2007 0.3521568627451
2008 0.43313521545319
2009 0.55369127516779
2010 0.59894613583138
2011 0.58490566037736
2012 0.62417582417582

Compare South Fort Myers High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,602.5% 16.0:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
2,070.0% 20.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 51.0%
 
This School 62.4%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
South Fort Myers High School
Fort Myers, FL
Public 09 - 12 1,820 20.7:1  
Evangelical Christian School
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Private PK - 12 818 14:1 3 miles
Canterbury School
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Crestwell School (crestwell Higher Learning)
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Private PK - 09 178 12:1 3 miles
Cypress Lake High School
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Public 09 - 12 1,549 19.6:1 4 miles
Lee County Virtual Franchise
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Public 06 - 12 186 16.9:1 5 miles
Bishop Verot Catholic High School
Fort Myers, FL
Private 09 - 12 636 16:1 5 miles
Southwest Florida Christian Academy
Fort Myers, FL
Private KG - 12 504 16:1 5 miles
City of Palms Charter High School
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Public 09 - 12 222 27.8:1 5 miles
Pivot Charter School
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Public 06 - 12 219 16.8:1 5 miles
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