School Details

Ray V. Pottorf Elementary School

4600 Challenger Blvd, Fort Myers, FL 33966
(239) 274-3932
3

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-5 657 students 13 students/teacher (FL avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

53%
61%
58%
41%
61%
57%

Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT 2.0) (FCAT2)

In 2012-2013 Florida used the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT 2.0) to test students in grades 3 through 10 in reading, 3 through 8 in math, in grades 5 and 8 in science and writing in grades 4, 8 and 10. The FCAT 2.0 is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Florida. The FCAT 2.0 has 5 achievement levels, with level 1 being the lowest and level 5 the highest. Florida considers scores of level 3 and higher to be on or above grade level. The goal is for all students to score at or above level 3.
  • This school in 2013
  • Lee County School District average
  • Florida state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

31%
61%
61%
36%
62%
60%
82%
83%
83%

Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT 2.0) (FCAT2)

In 2012-2013 Florida used the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT 2.0) to test students in grades 3 through 10 in reading, 3 through 8 in math, in grades 5 and 8 in science and writing in grades 4, 8 and 10. The FCAT 2.0 is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Florida. The FCAT 2.0 has 5 achievement levels, with level 1 being the lowest and level 5 the highest. Florida considers scores of level 3 and higher to be on or above grade level. The goal is for all students to score at or above level 3.
79%
85%
81%

Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT)

In 2011-2012 Florida used the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT) to test students in grades 4, 8 and 10 in writing. The Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT) is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills needed to progress through school. The FCAT writing exam is scored on a scale of 1 to 6. The state considers a score of 3 or above as meeting state standards.
  • This school in 2013
  • Lee County School District average
  • Florida state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

44%
54%
55%
46%
60%
60%
39%
53%
53%

Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT 2.0) (FCAT2)

In 2012-2013 Florida used the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT 2.0) to test students in grades 3 through 10 in reading, 3 through 8 in math, in grades 5 and 8 in science and writing in grades 4, 8 and 10. The FCAT 2.0 is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Florida. The FCAT 2.0 has 5 achievement levels, with level 1 being the lowest and level 5 the highest. Florida considers scores of level 3 and higher to be on or above grade level. The goal is for all students to score at or above level 3.
  • This school in 2013
  • Lee County School District average
  • Florida state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Ray V. Pottorf Elementary School is a public elementary school in Fort Myers. The principal of Ray V. Pottorf Elementary School is Mrs. Dorothy Whitaker and can be contacted at DottieJW@LeeSchools.Net. 657 children attend Ray V. Pottorf Elementary School and identify as Black, non-Hispanic; Multiracial; and Hispanic. 9% of the Ray V. Pottorf Elementary School students are "limited in English proficiency." 95% of the 657 students here have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at Ray V. Pottorf Elementary School is 13:1. Colonial Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 49% 15%
Multiracial 4% 2%
Hispanic 33% 34%
Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 2%
White, non-Hispanic 13% 46%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0.08%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 95% 65%
Limited English proficiency 9% 8%

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