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78%
  • Christa Mcauliffe Charter Elementary School
  • 2817 Sw 3rd Ln, Cape Coral
  • LEE
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 760
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
73%
  • Oasis Charter Middle School
  • 3507 Oasis Blvd, Cape Coral
  • LEE
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 839
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
72%
  • Trafalgar Elementary School
  • 1850 Sw 20th Ave, Cape Coral
  • LEE
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 808
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
71%
  • Oasis Charter Elementary School
  • 3415 Oasis Blvd, Cape Coral
  • LEE
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 888
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
70%
  • Trafalgar Middle School
  • 2120 Trafalgar Pkwy, Cape Coral
  • LEE
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 882
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
69%
  • Gulf Elementary School
  • 3400 Sw 17th Pl, Cape Coral
  • LEE
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 1,008
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
67%
  • Diplomat Elementary School
  • 1115 Ne 16th Ter, Cape Coral
  • LEE
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 925
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
66%
  • Gulf Middle School
  • 1809 Sw 36th Ter, Cape Coral
  • LEE
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 801
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
65%
  • Cape Elementary School
  • 4519 Vincennes Blvd, Cape Coral
  • LEE
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 756
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
65%
  • Challenger Middle School
  • 624 Trafalgar Pkwy, Cape Coral
  • LEE
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 1,088
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
62%
  • Diplomat Middle School
  • 1039 Ne 16th Ter, Cape Coral
  • LEE
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 845
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
62%
  • Oasis Charter High School
  • 3519 Oasis Blvd, Cape Coral
  • LEE
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 722
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
61%
  • Caloosa Elementary School
  • 620 Del Prado Blvd S, Cape Coral
  • LEE
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 908
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
60%
  • Pelican Elementary School
  • 3525 Sw 3rd Ave, Cape Coral
  • LEE
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 896
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
60%
  • Hector A. Cafferata Jr Elementary School
  • 250 Santa Barbara Blvd N, Cape Coral
  • LEE
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 687
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
57%
  • Skyline Elementary School
  • 620 Sw 19th St, Cape Coral
  • LEE
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 859
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
56%
  • Caloosa Middle School
  • 610 Del Prado Blvd S, Cape Coral
  • LEE
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 900
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
52%
  • Mariner Middle School
  • 425 Chiquita Blvd N, Cape Coral
  • LEE
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 866
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
52%
  • Patriot Elementary School
  • 711 Sw 18th St, Cape Coral
  • LEE
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 631
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
52%
  • Cape Coral High School
  • 2300 Santa Barbara Blvd, Cape Coral
  • LEE
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,654
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
50%
  • Ida S. Baker High School
  • 3500 Agualinda Blvd, Cape Coral
  • LEE
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,800
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1
49%
  • Cape Coral Charter School
  • 76 Mid Cape Ter, Cape Coral
  • LEE
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 592
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
47%
  • Cape Coral Preparatory And Fitness Academy
  • 2107 Santa Barbara Blvd, Cape Coral
  • LEE
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 224
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
40%
  • Mariner High School
  • 701 Chiquita Blvd N, Cape Coral
  • LEE
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,544
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
27%
  • Island Coast High School
  • 2125 De Navarra Pkwy, Cape Coral
  • LEE
  • Grades: 7 - 12 · Students: 1,540
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
20%
  • North Nicholas High School
  • 428 Sw Pine Island Rd, Cape Coral
  • LEE
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 355
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 45:1
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  • Cape Coral Technical College
  • 360 Santa Barbara Blvd N, Cape Coral
  • LEE
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 0
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
n/a
  • Alternative Learning Center West
  • 380 Santa Barbara Blvd N, Cape Coral
  • LEE
  • Grades: 6 - 12 · Students: 85
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 7:1
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Cape Coral school information

IndexCape CoralFloridaNational
Average Test Scores58%49%49%
Student/Teacher ratio18:117:116:1
Total public schools133,38879,221
Total private schools101,64024,874
Total post-secondary schools24667,963
The Cape Coral, FL educational system consists of 13 public schools, 10 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools. Cape Coral public schools have average test scores of 58% which is 16% higher than than the Florida average and 17% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Cape Coral public schools is 18:1, compared to 17:1 in Florida and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 86.6% of students have completed 8th grade, 86.0% have completed high school, 22.1% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.7% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Cape Coral

IndexCape CoralFloridaNational
Completed 8th grade86.6%84.0%84.3%
Completed high school86.0%83.0%83.0%
Completed some college54.6%58.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree32.2%37.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors22.1%27.9%30.3%
Completed masters7.3%10.0%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.7%3.1%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.7%1.1%1.3%

Cape Coral, FL School Districts

Lee County School District

There are a total of 13 public schools, 10 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in Cape Coral. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Cape Coral, FL schools is 58%. The average student to teacher ratio is 18:1. In Cape Coral, FL, an average of 86.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 86.0% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Cape Coral schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Cape Coral, FL schools.

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Sanibel, FL7,04487%77%
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Three Oaks, FL3,95968%38%
Cypress Lake, FL11,65664%30%
Fort Myers Beach, FL6,80164%29%
Cape Coral, FL170,06358%17%

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Vancouver, WA169,98241%17%
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Sioux Falls, SD167,88447%4%
Santa Rosa, CA173,16537%24%
Cape Coral, FL170,06358%17%
Source: The Cape Coral, FL education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.
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