Lee High School

Lee High School serves 1,707 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the AL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 43%.
Lee High School operates within the Montgomery County School District.
The school district's 52% graduation rate is lower than the AL state average of 74%.

School Overview

The student population of 1707 students has grown by 18% over five years.
The teacher population of 71 teachers has declined by 22% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,707 students
Lee High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Lee High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 71 teachers
Lee High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Lee High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 is less than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 24:1 16:1
Lee High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.24 0.32
Lee High School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
79%
52%
Lee High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
6%
Lee High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 31,802 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 52% has decreased from 95% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,483 is less than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has grown by 20% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,230 is less than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has grown by 33% over four years.
School District Name Montgomery County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
66
7
Number of Students Managed 31,802 3,026
Montgomery County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 52% 74%
Montgomery County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $301 MM $30 MM
Montgomery County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $325 MM $30 MM
Montgomery County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,483 $10,181
Montgomery County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,230 $10,301
Montgomery County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Davis Learning Center-beep (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Capitol Heights Junior High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Davis Learning Center-beep (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MontgomeryCapitol Heights Junior High School
    0.3 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 680 students116 Federal Dr
    MontgomeryAL 36107
    (334)260-1000
    0.36-8680
  • MontgomeryDavis Learning Center-beep
    Special Education School
    0.7 miles | Grades: KG-12309 North California St
    MontgomeryAL 36107
    (334)269-3676
    0.7KG-12n/a
  • MontgomeryHighland Avenue Elementary School
    0.7 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 408 students2024 Highland Ave
    MontgomeryAL 36107
    (334)269-3690
    0.7KG-5408
  • MontgomeryChildrens Center
    Special Education School
    0.8 miles | Grades: PK-12 | 94 students310 North Madison Terrace
    MontgomeryAL 36107
    (334)262-4850
    0.8PK-1294
  • MontgomeryMorningview Elementary School
    0.8 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 541 students2849 Pelzer Ave
    MontgomeryAL 36109
    (334)260-1028
    0.8KG-5541

School Reviews

The quality of all programs, teachers, and facilities at Lee High was very simply the best of the best. I attended Lee beginning the first year it was open. I finished the 8th grade at Capital Heights the year before Lee opened. I was in Johnny Long's initial band at Lee and earned First Chair All State Band during my second year. To say that I have great memories of my relationship with Johnny Long would be a major understatement. He was simply the best of the best. I went to Tulane University in New Orleans when I graduated from Lee. Lee High had done wonderful preparation work on me as a student and I continue to be very grateful to all the Lee teachers I was lucky enough to have. Many Thanks, H. Stovall Kendrick, III
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 04/05/14

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