Gateway Elementary School

13280 Griffin Dr, Fort Myers, FL 33913 | (239) 768-3737
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 683
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5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Lee County School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $8,706
  • Graduation Rate: 71.0%
  • Dropout Rate: 2.3%
  • Students Per Teacher: 16.2
  • Enrolled Students: 80,484

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 683
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 43.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 341 (49.9%)
  • Females: 311 (45.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 53 (7.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 333 (48.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 386 (56.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Gateway Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Gateway Elementary School
  Number Percent
1st Grade9313.6%
2nd Grade9213.5%
3rd Grade13720.1%
4th Grade13619.9%
5th Grade12618.4%
Teacher Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree
Source: FL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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2 reviews for Gateway Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Student on May 05, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I am currently in this school,in 5th grade and they care about the students and they love to teach but the best teacher there is Mrs.Lane,my teacher,because she gets things done right on schedule and she is totally nice!But if you act up she'll write a referall.Mrs.Adams is the principal and she helps the students a lot,too.Gateway Elementary is a safe school and you should put your children in it.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on September 22, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I am the grandparent of austin sales and alexis mcnulty. I can not believe the stupidity of gateway for sending them home and dropping them off at a bus stop hours before pick up time without any confermation from the parents. how could you let a 7 year old and a 10 year old get off at a bus stop where they could have been abducted and possibly killed?my daughter called the school and they said it wasnt their fault. it was the "automated system."austin and alexis walked to their grandparents house which was a few blocks away.but no one home. luckily the neighbor was letting the dog out.god knows what could have happened to those two beautiful grandchildren of really to upset about it right now and cant really tell you exactly what is on my mind.this automated system you have is not safe enough for my grandchildren.and believe me,the ball dont stop here.all the parents need to know that you have put two childrens lives in danger out of pure negligence. very upset grandfather.fred sales

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