School Information

Naples and Collier County has an excellent school system – public, private, colleges, and universities. If you interested in relocating your family and looking into Naples Florida Real Estate, this will be of particular interest to you. The School District of Collier County (Everglades City, Immokalee, Marco Island, and Naples) has many schools serving a student population of 42,671. There are elementary schools, middle schools, high schools, charter schools  and Alternative School Programs.

The Collier School’s zone maps contain detailed information as to the exact location of the schools that may of interest to you. You can view the maps by selecting the type of school (elementary, middle, high) or find schools by address.   If you are new to the area schoolfamily.com has an excellent Find a School feature that provides detailed information about elementary, middle, and high schools across the country and lets you see how your schools of interest rate compared to others in your area or nationwide. This may ultimately affect your decision on where to purchase a home or condo in Naples.

The Collier County Public Schools provide New Resident Information that will assist parents in the school selection and enrolment process.

Naples’ colleges and universities are among the best in the country:

If you choose to purchase your new home in Bonita Springs or Estero your children will be part of the Lee County School District.  This school district works on a different system than the zoning system used in Collier County, they use the “Choice Model” where students and their parents pick the schools in order of preference they would like to attend and then the school board decides on exactly which school the student will attend.  The documents required and the procedures involved are available here.

Lee County has 120 schools in total,

  • 45 – Elementary
  • 17 – Middle
  • 13 – High
  • 11 – Special Centers/Programs
  • 4 – K-8 Schools
  • 5 – High Tech/Community Schools
  • 1 – Virtual School
  • 1 – Early Learning Center
  • 23 – Charter Schools

Contact me  for more information on schools in Collier and Lee County and for all of your Naples Florida Real Estate needs.