Lower Lee Elementary School

5142 St Charles Rd

Mayesville, SC 29104-9620

Grades: PK-5

227 students

Lower Lee Elementary School serves 227 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the SC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% 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.

Overview

The student population of 227 students has declined by 24% over five years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 28% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 227 students
Lower Lee Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Lower Lee Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Lower Lee Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same 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 15:1 15:1
Lower Lee Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
1%
7%
Lower Lee Elementary School Black Students (2002-2013)
Black
96%
36%
Lower Lee Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
3%
52%
Lower Lee Elementary School White Students (1991-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Lower Lee Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown SC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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 (1991-2013)
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.
59%
52%
Lower Lee Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2013)
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.
1%
7%
Lower Lee Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,004 students has grown by 18% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $13,162 is higher than the state average of $9,170. The district revenue/student has grown by 36% over four years.
The district spending/student of $18,416 is higher than the state average of $10,604. The district spending/student has grown by 81% over four years.
School District Name Lee 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
7
Number of Students Managed 3,004 4,140
Lee 01 School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $33 MM $37 MM
Lee 01 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $47 MM $43 MM
Lee 01 School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,162 $9,170
Lee 01 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $18,416 $10,604
Lee 01 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby 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 Center
    Vocational School
    1804 Wisacky Hwy
    BishopvilleSC 29010
    (803)428-4633
    Vocational School

    6.5 mi | Gr. 9-12 | n/a students                      
  • BishopvilleLee Central High School
    1800 Wisacky Hwy
    BishopvilleSC 29010
    (803)428-4010
    6.6 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 594 students                      
  • BishopvilleLee Central Middle School
    41 Charlene Ln
    BishopvilleSC 29010
    (803)428-2100
    6.9 mi | Gr. 5-8 | 627 students                      
  • BishopvilleLee High School
    Alternative School
    990 Wisacki Hwy
    BishopvilleSC 29010
    (803)896-2532
    Alternative School

    8.4 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 95 students                      
  • BishopvilleBishopville Primary
    603 North Dennis Ave
    BishopvilleSC 29010
    (803)484-9475
    9.6 mi | Gr. PK-4 | 620 students                      

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