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Estero High School has a 84% graduation rate and performed better than 42% of other schools on Florida standardized tests. Students have written 18 reviews about the academics and they have been mixed.

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High School Senior

On Academics: Academics are okay. Classes are not very challenging, but are beneficial because they offer a good chance to gain college credit.

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High School Junior

On Academics: None of the teachers teach. They just come and go

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High School Senior

On Academics: My school provides a lot of different courses that students can take in their education. There is regular classes, advanced/ honors classes, duel enrollment, and a new college program called the Cambridge program. Because this specific program is new there are a few kinks the school is working out but I feel like it caters to my needs as a student.

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Parent

On Academics: could use more classes relevant to what we will use outside of school

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High School Senior

On Academics: Offer a variety of academics very pleased. Does not have criminal justice or child development only con.

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Graduation Rate

84%
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High School GPA (25th-75th Percentile)

3.10 - 3.86
Based on data from 209 students

Estero High School has a 84% graduation rate and performed better than 42% of other schools on Florida standardized tests. Students have written 18 reviews about the academics and they have been mixed.

Math Proficiency Percentile Explain this

41%

Average Proficiency Percentile Explain this

42%

Reading Proficiency Percentile Explain this

44%

Student Polls

Rate the quality of the following academic subjects at this school:     Based on 18 responses

Very poor
Excellent
  • Arts
  • Computer science/technology
  • English
  • Foreign languages
  • Math
  • Music
  • Physical education
  • Science
  • Social studies
  • Trades (wood/metal shop, drafting, etc.)

How strongly do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements?     Based on 19 responses

Strongly disagree
Strongly agree
  • It is easy for students to get into classes they need.
  • Students know what to expect with teacher grading practices.
  • There is an excellent variety of class subjects available.
  • Students aren't forced down the same academics paths.
  • Students get a lot out of their core requirements.
  • The workload is manageable.
  • There are good quality online course options.
  • The scheduling process is easy.
  • Technology is an important part of the classroom experience.

How difficult is it to get mostly A's?     Based on 22 responses

  • 5% Very easy
  • 27% Relatively easy
  • 41% Average
  • 27% Relatively difficult
  • 0% Very difficult
  • 0% This school doesn't give grades

How often is technology used in the classroom?     Based on 20 responses

  • 30% All the time – It's everywhere.
  • 30% Often – It's a major resource.
  • 40% Sometimes – We use it when we need it.
  • 0% Rarely – It's a special treat.
  • 0% Never – It's books and paper only.

How much emphasis is put on these controversial subjects at this school?     Based on 21 responses

None
A lot
  • Abstinence as birth control
  • Contraceptive methods
  • Creationism/intelligent design
  • Evolution

How challenging are academics at this school?     Based on 20 responses

  • 0% This school is nationally recognized.
  • 35% This school is the best in the area.
  • 65% Probably like most other schools.
  • 0% This school doesn't challenge anyone.