Robert E. Lee High School

1200 North Coalter St

Staunton, VA 24401-2598

Grades: 9-12

757 students

Robert E. Lee High School serves 757 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Robert E. Lee High School operates within the Staunton City School District.
The school district's 73% graduation rate is lower than the VA state average of 77%.

Overview

The student population of 757 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 64 teachers has grown by 68% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 757 students
Robert E. Lee High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 64 teachers
Robert E. Lee High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Robert E. Lee High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 15:1
Robert E. Lee High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
6%
Robert E. Lee High School Asian Students (1993-2013)
Hispanic
3%
12%
Robert E. Lee High School Black Students (1994-2013)
Black
18%
24%
Robert E. Lee High School Black Students (1993-2013)
White
72%
53%
Robert E. Lee High School White Students (1993-2013)
Two or more races
6%
4%
Robert E. Lee High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Robert E. Lee High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown VA 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.
0.45 0.41
Robert E. Lee High School Diversity Score (1993-2013)
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.
38%
32%
Robert E. Lee High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2013)
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.
5%
6%
Robert E. Lee High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,694 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 73% has decreased from 96% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $13,146 is higher than the state average of $11,282. The district revenue/student has grown by 17% over four years.
The district spending/student of $13,293 is higher than the state average of $11,065. The district spending/student has grown by 17% over four years.
School District Name Staunton City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
4
Number of Students Managed 2,694 3,850
Staunton City School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 73% 77%
Staunton City School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $36 MM $43 MM
Staunton City School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $36 MM $42 MM
Staunton City School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,146 $11,282
Staunton City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,293 $11,065
Staunton City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Virginia School For Blind (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Virginia School For Blind (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Thomas C. Mcswain Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • StauntonThomas C. Mcswain Elementary School
    1101 North Coalter St
    StauntonVA 24401
    (540)332-3936
    0.2 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 437 students                      
  • StauntonVirginia School For Blind
    Special Education School
    100 New Hope Rd
    StauntonVA 24401
    (540)332-9000
    Special Education School

    1 mi | Gr. PK-12 | 36 students                      
  • StauntonVirginia School For Deaf
    Special Education School
    100 New Hope Rd
    StauntonVA 24401
    (540)332-9000
    Special Education School

    1 mi | Gr. PK-12 | 76 students                      
  • StauntonStaunton Preschool Programs
    Dixon Educational Center
    StauntonVA 24401
    (540)332-3934
    1.5 mi | Gr. PK | 82 students                      
  • RoanokeShenandoah Valley Regional Alternative Ed/genesis
    Alternative School
    1825 Richmond Rd
    RoanokeVA 24001
    (540)213-6507
    Alternative School

    1.5 mi | Gr.  | n/a students                      

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