Sunshine Elementary School

601 Sara Ave North, Lehigh Acres, FL 33971 | (239) 369-5836
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 1,114
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5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 601 Sara Ave N, Lehigh Acres, FL 33971
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
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: 1,114
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 67.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 577 (51.8%)
  • Females: 497 (44.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 121 (10.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 768 (68.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 889 (79.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Sunshine Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian80.7%
Black22119.8%
Asian181.6%
Hispanic49844.7%
White32929.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Sunshine Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten504.5%
Kindergarten17115.4%
1st Grade17015.3%
2nd Grade18816.9%
3rd Grade19917.9%
4th Grade18116.2%
5th Grade15513.9%
Teacher Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree
School:
63.6%
District:
67.9%
State:
65.3%
Percent of Classes Taught By Teachers (Out-of-Field) of Their Background
School:
0.3%
State:
4.8%
Source: FL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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2 reviews for Sunshine Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Student on April 24, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
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