Hector A. Cafferata Jr Elementary School

Public School
250 Santa Barbara Blvd North
Cape Coral, FL 33993
Lee County
(239) 458-7391

Alumni Website
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School District
Lee School District



Hector A. Cafferata Jr Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Hector A. Cafferata Jr Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 130
1 129
2 132
3 133
4 115
5 120
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Hector A. Cafferata Jr Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Cape Coral, FL in the Lee School District. It enrolls 759 students in grades 1st through 12th. Hector A. Cafferata Jr Elementary School is the 582nd largest public school in Florida and the 5,322nd largest nationally. It has 13.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 759
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 55
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 5,322nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 582nd out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 848th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 468th out of 2,205

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Hector A. Cafferata Jr Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 408
(54%)
31,800
(52%)
 Female 351
(46%)
29,739
(48%)

Hector A. Cafferata Jr Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 369
(49%)
22,097
(36%)
 White 292
(38%)
27,366
(44%)
 Black 56
(7%)
9,391
(15%)
 Two or More 22
(3%)
1,534
(2%)
 Asian 14
(2%)
981
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 6
(1%)
58
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
112
(0%)

Hector A. Cafferata Jr Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 534
(70%)
37,390
(61%)
 Not Eligible 140
(18%)
19,512
(32%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 85
(11%)
4,637
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Hector A. Cafferata Jr Elementary School is ranked 281st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Hector A. Cafferata Jr Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (81.6%) is higher than the state average of 61.9%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Hector A. Cafferata Jr Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 709
2006 725
2007 712
2008 665
2009 691
2010 744
2011 734
2012 759

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.2
2006 16.5
2007 14.8
2008 13.8
2009 14.9
2010 14.6
2011 13.6
2012 13.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.56981664315938
2006 0.55310344827586
2007 0.66292134831461
2008 0.76992481203008
2009 0.83502170767004
2010 0.78494623655914
2011 0.82152588555858
2012 0.81554677206851

Compare Hector A. Cafferata Jr Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.0% 13.8:1
 
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 
This School 81.6%
 

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Public PK - 05 759 13.8:1  
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