Avg. test scores 21%
High school dipl. 12%
Bachelors degree 29%

Punta Gorda school information

IndexPunta GordaFloridaNational
Average Test Scores59%49%49%
Student/Teacher ratio22:117:116:1
Total public schools93,38879,221
Total private schools11,64024,874
Total post-secondary schools14667,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Punta Gorda are 21% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 9 public schools in Punta Gorda
  • 93.5% of people in Punta Gorda have completed 8th grade
  • 93.2% of people in Punta Gorda have completed high school
  • 39.0% of people in Punta Gorda have completed a bachelors degree

Nearby Areas with High Test Scores

See all the best places to live around Punta Gorda

Compare Punta Gorda, FL Schools

      How would you rate education in Punta Gorda?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      How do you rate the proximity of schools in Punta Gorda?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      See all Punta Gorda poll results

      Education level achieved in Punta Gorda

      IndexPunta GordaFloridaNational
      Completed 8th grade93.5%84.0%84.3%
      Completed high school93.2%83.0%83.0%
      Completed some college71.1%58.0%59.4%
      Completed associate degree47.6%37.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors39.0%27.9%30.3%
      Completed masters15.1%10.0%11.5%
      Completed professional degree4.4%3.1%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.9%1.1%1.3%

      Punta Gorda, FL School Districts

      • Charlotte County School District

      There are a total of 9 public schools, 1 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Punta Gorda. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Punta Gorda, FL schools is 59%. The average student to teacher ratio is 22:1. In Punta Gorda, FL, an average of 93.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 93.2% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      North Port, FL60,87161%23%
      Cleveland, FL3,02957%15%
      Port Charlotte, FL58,00150%1%
      Charlotte Harbor, FL3,78640%18%
      Punta Gorda, FL17,72159%21%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Colonia, NJ17,72843%13%
      Hannibal, MO17,70747%5%
      Marion, IL17,70328%42%
      Martha Lake, WA17,70325%50%
      Tiffin, OH17,70165%33%
      Punta Gorda, FL17,72159%21%
      Source: The Punta Gorda, 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.