Avg. test scores 8%
High school dipl. 13%
Bachelors degree 56%
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Lehigh Acres school information

IndexLehigh AcresFloridaNational
Average Test Scores44%55%48%
Student/Teacher ratio18:117:116:1
Total public schools53,38879,221
Total private schools11,64024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4667,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Lehigh Acres are 8% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Lehigh Acres
  • 73.8% of people in Lehigh Acres have completed 8th grade
  • 71.8% of people in Lehigh Acres have completed high school
  • 13.4% of people in Lehigh Acres have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Lehigh Acres

      IndexLehigh AcresFloridaNational
      Completed 8th grade73.8%84.0%84.3%
      Completed high school71.8%83.0%83.0%
      Completed some college42.8%58.0%59.4%
      Completed associate degree22.3%37.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors13.4%27.9%30.3%
      Completed masters3.8%10.0%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.9%3.1%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.4%1.1%1.3%

      Lehigh Acres, FL School Districts

      • Lee County School District

      There are a total of 5 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Lehigh Acres. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Lehigh Acres, FL schools is 44%. The average student to teacher ratio is 18:1. In Lehigh Acres, FL, an average of 73.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 71.8% have completed high school.

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      Lehigh Acres, FL112,27944%8.0%

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      Lehigh Acres, FL112,27944%8.0%
      Source: The Lehigh Acres, 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.