Important Parent Information

Emergency Contact Information

Your contact information is needed to communicate with you in the event of a school-wide emergency or urgent event. Please take a few minutes this year to check with the school to make sure your contact information, such as your telephone number, address and email, is up-to-date.  Please email contact information changes to or Fax to 239-689-8511

Parent Grievance Procedure

If a parent has a grievance or complaint, please follow the process below:

1.Seek to resolve the problem with the teacher, if applicable. 

2.If problem is not resolved, meet with school administration via an appointment at

3.If still unresolved, please contact School Support, 954-EDU-CATE(954-338-2283), or email Dr. Patricia Lightner at 


Two Yellow School Bus ROUTES:
Fort Myers and Lehigh routes. 

Students living in North Fort Myers,  Bonita Springs, and Cape Coral students are provided LeeTran bus passes.  More information can be found on LeeTran's website

Parent Drop off and Pick up is in front of the school. 

Youth Food Program

All students enrolled at Acceleration receive free breakfast and free lunch. We are an official Community Eligible Program (CEP) school as per The National Food Lunch Program, and ask that each parent fill out our Family Survey during enrollment.  Our meals are provided by Chelle special touch catering.


Pursuant to  § 1002.31, Fla. Stat., Acceleration Middle School will comply with open enrollment of any student in the state, please be advised that our school ENROLLMENT CAPACITY is 300 Students. 

Lee District of Lee County website: httP;//

Seats vary based on specific alternative program requested. 

Acceleration Middle School Parent Facilitator

Ms. Lillian Amador

3365 Seminole Ave 

Fort Myers, FL 33916 

AMS Parent Safety Notice

AMS Parent Safety Notice 2018 (pdf)


Non Discrimination Statement

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) prohibits discrimination against its customers, employees, and applicants for employment on the bases or race, color, national origin, age, disability, sex, gender identity, religion, reprisal, and where applicable, political beliefs, marital status, familial or parental status, sexual orientation, or if all or part of an individual's income is derived from any public assistance program, or protected genetic information in employment or in any program or activity conducted or funded by the Department. (Not all prohibited bases will apply to all programs and/or employment activities.)