In Lee County, we do have school choice, but your choice IS based on where you live to a certain degree. Please check out these links below to help you understand how "school choice" in our county works. Good luck.
School Assignments: http://studentassignment.leeschools.net/
Frequently asked questions: http://www.leeschools.net/about/faq.htm
School Zone map: http://studentassignment.leeschools.net/_archive/OLD_10-01-13/pdf/13-14/79045--13-14%20school%20choice%20map%2011x17.pdf
description of school zone options: http://studentassignment.leeschools.net/_archive/OLD_10-01-13/mos.htm
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