Leesburg High School

Leesburg High School serves 1,594 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the FL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 59%.
Leesburg High School operates within the Lake School District.
Lake School District's 79% graduation rate is higher than the FL state average of 71%.

School Overview

The student population of 1594 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 86 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,594 students
Leesburg High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Leesburg High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 86 teachers
Leesburg High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Leesburg High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 16:1
Leesburg High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
2%
3%
Leesburg High School Asian Students (1989-2014)
Hispanic
10%
30%
Leesburg High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
29%
23%
Leesburg High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
57%
41%
Leesburg High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Leesburg High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.59 0.46
Leesburg High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
54%
52%
Leesburg High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
8%
6%
Leesburg High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Lake School District's student population of 41,794 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 79% has increased from 74% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,153 in this district is less than the state average of $11,888. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,083 is less than the state average of $12,571. The district spending/student has declined by 11% over four years.
School District Name Lake School District
Number of Schools
Managed
61
22
Number of Students Managed 41,794 10,137
Lake School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 79% 71%
Lake School District Graduation Rate (2001-2014)
District Total Revenue $376 MM $132 MM
Lake School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $414 MM $140 MM
Lake School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,153 $11,888
Lake School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,083 $12,571
Lake School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Lake Academy Leesburg (2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Oak Park Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Humanities And Fine Arts Charter School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • LeesburgHumanities And Fine Arts Charter SchoolCharter School
    Grades: KG-5 | 136 students
    0.5 miles
    213 Lee St
    LeesburgFL 34748
    (352)315-4322
    0.5KG-5136
  • LeesburgOak Park Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 558 students
    0.8 miles
    2101 South St
    LeesburgFL 34748
    (352)787-3232
    0.86-8558
  • LeesburgLeesburg Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 828 students
    0.9 miles
    2229 South St
    LeesburgFL 34748
    (352)365-6308
    0.9PK-5828
  • LeesburgBeverly Shores Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 674 students
    1.4 miles
    1108 Griffin Rd
    LeesburgFL 34748
    (352)787-4175
    1.4PK-5674
  • LeesburgCarver Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 844 students
    1.4 miles
    1200 Beecher St
    LeesburgFL 34748
    (352)787-7868
    1.46-8844

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A school that is finally on the upward swing
- Posted by Parent, 01/25/11

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