Upcoming Dates to Remember

April - May 2014

April 14 - May 2

Good Friday
April 18 - School Closed

April 23

SAC Meeting
April 29 - 6:00 PM in the Media Center

Mother's Day Tea
May 5

Memorial Day
May 26 - School Closed/ASP Open

Early Dismissal
May 23, 27, and 28 (1:10)

Students' Last Day
May 28

Important Information

Safety Video
Straight Talk About Safety

***2013 - 14 Yearbook Orders***
Yearbook Ordering Online - $10.00

Instruction Guide 2013 - 14



Welcome to Colonial Elementary
At Colonial Elementary, a Title I school, you will encounter a friendly, child-centered community of learners. Our staff teaches a challenging curriculum, which will provide your child with a strong foundation in Reading, Language Arts and Mathematics. Students will also have the opportunity to excel in Art, Music and Physical Education.

Important Notes for Parents:

***Colonial Elementary's school day has been extended one hour by the Lee County School District to better serve our students. Our school day begins at 7:55 AM and ends at 3:10 PM.

***On behalf of the School District of Lee County and the Colonial family, we are asking that you take a few minutes to watch the District production, Straight Talk About Safety. This short video discusses how our school or District would communicate with you in the event of a school emergency and discusses the various emergencies we might encounter throughout the school year.

***Colonial's 'Elementary and Secondary Education Act School Public Accountability Report' (ESEA SPARs) is available for review here at school or online at:


Colonial Elementary
3800 Schoolhouse Road East
Ft. Myers, Florida 33916

Principal: Catherine Scoville
Assistant Principal: Linda Buckey

School Hours:
Doors Open at 7:25 AM
Classes Begin at 7:55 AM
Classes End at 3:10 PM

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday
7:30 AM- 4:00 PM
Phone: 939-2242
Fax: 939-5143

School Uniform Policy:
Red, White, or Navy Collared Shirts
Navy or Khaki Shorts and Pants

Colonial Elementary Mission

"Our mission is to develop competent, caring and informed citizens of the school, community and world. Our students learn through a well-balanced curriculum which includes reading, math, language arts, art, music, physical education and technology. This is accomplished by a highly trained and dynamic staff, working in partnership with families and the community. Our belief is that every child can and will excel academically at Colonial Elementary."

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