Lower Lee Elementary School

Lower Lee Elementary School serves 243 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Lower Lee Elementary School operates within the Lee 01 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 243 students has declined by 15% over five years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 243 students
Lower Lee Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Lower Lee Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Lower Lee Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Lower Lee Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (SC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 16:1
Lower Lee Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Black
96%
35%
Lower Lee Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
4%
52%
Lower Lee Elementary School White Students (1995-2014)
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.
0.08 0.41
Lower Lee Elementary 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.
76%
51%
Lower Lee Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
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.
3%
6%
Lower Lee Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Lee 01 School District's student population of 2,236 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $12,582 is higher than the state average of $9,366. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $13,762 is higher than the state average of $9,666. The district spending/student has grown by 28% over four years.
School District Name Lee 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
8
Number of Students Managed 2,236 4,192
Lee 01 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $31 MM $38 MM
Lee 01 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $34 MM $39 MM
Lee 01 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,582 $9,366
Lee 01 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $13,762 $9,666
Lee 01 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Lee County Career & Technology Center (6.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lee Central Middle School (6.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bishopville Primary (9.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BishopvilleLee County Career & Technology CenterVocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    6.5 miles
    1804 Wisacky Hwy
    BishopvilleSC 29010
    (803)428-4633
    6.59-12n/a
  • BishopvilleLee Central High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 584 students
    6.6 miles
    1800 Wisacky Hwy
    BishopvilleSC 29010
    (803)428-4010
    6.69-12584
  • BishopvilleLee Central Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 620 students
    6.9 miles
    41 Charlene Ln
    BishopvilleSC 29010
    (803)428-2100
    6.95-8620
  • BishopvilleLee High SchoolAlternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 88 students
    8.4 miles
    990 Wisacki Hwy
    BishopvilleSC 29010
    (803)896-2532
    8.49-1288
  • BishopvilleBishopville Primary
    Grades: PK-4 | 601 students
    9.6 miles
    603 North Dennis Ave
    BishopvilleSC 29010
    (803)484-9475
    9.6PK-4601

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