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
9 599
10 592
11 490
12 357

South Fort Myers High School is a public high school of the Lee School District located in Fort Myers, FL. It has 2,038 students in grades 9th through 12th. South Fort Myers High School is the 160th largest public high school in Florida and the 1,494th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 21.9 to 1.

Total Students: 2,038
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 21.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 93
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 1,494th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 160th out of 1,137
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 757th out of 945
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 198th out of 947

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South Fort Myers High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 1,035
(51%)
14,187
(51%)
 Female 1,003
(49%)
13,492
(49%)

South Fort Myers High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 864
(42%)
9,429
(34%)
 White 685
(34%)
12,912
(47%)
 Black 425
(21%)
4,192
(15%)
 Two or More 41
(2%)
618
(2%)
 Asian 15
(1%)
459
(2%)
 American Indian 5
(0%)
50
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
19
(0%)

South Fort Myers High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,033
(51%)
14,858
(54%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,005
(49%)
12,251
(44%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
570
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

South Fort Myers High School is ranked 177th out of 1,042 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 (49.3%) is slightly lower than the state average of 52.9%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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
2013 1826
2014 1938
2015 2038

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
2013 20.5
2014 21.5
2015 21.9

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
2013 0.6341730558598
2014 0.69607843137255
2015 0.49313052011776

Compare South Fort Myers High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,661.3% 16.6:1
 
2,190.0% 21.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 49.3%
 
State Average 52.9%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
South Fort Myers High School
Fort Myers, FL
Public 09 - 12 2,038 21.9:1  
De Lasalle Academy of Fort Myers
Fort Myers, FL
Private UG - UG 142 8:1 1 miles
Crestwell School (crestwell Higher Learning)
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Private PK - 09 204 11:1 3 miles
Evangelical Christian School
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Private PK - 12 988 14:1 3 miles
Florida Southwestern Collegiate High School
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Public 09 - 12 362 36.2:1 3 miles
Island Park High School
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Public 09 - 12 179 29.8:1 3 miles
Djb Technical Academy
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Public 09 - 12 137 15.2:1 4 miles
Cypress Lake High School
Fort Myers, FL
Public 09 - 12 1,614 21.2:1 4 miles
Pace School for Girls
Fort Myers, FL
Public 06 - 12 52 6.5:1 5 miles
Bishop Verot Catholic High School
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Private 09 - 12 666 10:1 5 miles
City of Palms Charter High School
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Public 09 - 12 196 39.2:1 5 miles
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