Top 10 Best Lee County Public Schools (2022-23)

For the 2022-23 school year, there are 39 public schools serving 23,838 students in Lee County, AL (there are 6 private schools, serving 1,875 private students). 93% of all K-12 students in Lee County, AL are educated in public schools compared to the AL state average of 90%. Lee County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alabama.
The top ranked public schools in Lee County, AL are Wrights Mill Road Elementary School, Auburn High School and Ogletree Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Lee County, AL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 59% (versus the Alabama public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 53% (versus the 45% statewide average). Schools in Lee County have an average ranking of 10/10, which is in the top 5% of Alabama public schools.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Alabama public school average of 47% (majority Black).

Best Lee County Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Wrights Mill Road Elementary School
Math: 78% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
807 Wrights Mill Rd
Auburn, AL 36830
(334) 887-1990
Grades: 3-5
| 388 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Auburn High School
Math: 75% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1701 E Samford Avenue
Auburn, AL 36830
(334) 887-2120
Grades: 10-12
| 2,025 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Ogletree Elementary School
Math: 75% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
737 Ogletree Rd
Auburn, AL 36830
(334) 887-4920
Grades: 3-5
| 472 students
Rank: #44.
Creekside Elementary School
Math: 75% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1800 Richland Road
Auburn, AL 36832
(334) 887-0070
Grades: 2-3
| 484 students
Rank: #55.
Margaret Yarbrough Elementary School
Math: 72% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1555 N Donahue Dr
Auburn, AL 36830
(334) 887-1970
Grades: 4-5
| 484 students
Rank: #6 - 76. - 7.
Drake Middle School
Math: 68% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
655 N Donahue Dr
Auburn, AL 36832
(334) 887-1940
Grades: 6
| 682 students
Rank: #6 - 76. - 7.
Pick Elementary School
Math: 68% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1320 N College St
Auburn, AL 36830
(334) 887-2110
Grades: 3-5
| 453 students
Rank: #88.
Auburn Junior High School
Math: 74% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
405 S Dean Rd
Auburn, AL 36830
(334) 887-4970
Grades: 8-9
| 1,384 students
Rank: #99.
East Samford School
Math: 66% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
332 E Samford Avenue
Auburn, AL 36830
(334) 887-1960
Grades: 7
| 718 students
Rank: #1010.
South Smiths Station Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
80 Lee Road 926
Smiths Station, AL 36877
(334) 664-4062
Grades: PK-6
| 714 students
Rank: #1111.
Beauregard Elementary School
Math: 60% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
300 Lee Road 431
Opelika, AL 36804
(334) 705-6011
Grades: PK-4
| 694 students
Rank: #1212.
Morris Avenue Intermediate School
Math: 62% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
8 Morris Ave
Opelika, AL 36801
(334) 745-9734
Grades: 3-5
| 311 students
Rank: #1313.
East Smiths Station Elementary School
Math: 57% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
171 Lee Road 728
Smiths Station, AL 36877
(334) 664-4061
Grades: PK-6
| 792 students
Rank: #1414.
Northside School
Math: 61% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
601 N 5th St
Opelika, AL 36801
(334) 745-9731
Grades: 3-5
| 427 students
Rank: #1515.
West Smiths Station Elementary School
Math: 56% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
150 Lee Road 295
Smiths Station, AL 36877
(334) 664-4050
Grades: PK-6
| 847 students
Rank: #1616.
Dixie Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4914 Us Highway 80 W
Opelika, AL 36804
(334) 468-5323
Grades: PK-5
| 215 students
Rank: #1717.
Smiths Station Junior High School
Math: 51% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1100 Lee Road 298
Smiths Station, AL 36877
(334) 664-4070
Grades: 7-8
| 940 students
Rank: #1818.
Sanford Middle School
Math: 55% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1500 Lee Road 11
Opelika, AL 36804
(334) 705-6040
Grades: 5-8
| 545 students
Rank: #1919.
Wacoochee Elementary School
Math: 51% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
125 Lee Road 254
Salem, AL 36874
(334) 664-4072
Grades: PK-6
| 636 students
Rank: #2020.
Opelika High School
Math: 50% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1700 Lafayette Pkwy
Opelika, AL 36801
(334) 745-9715
Grades: 9-12
| 1,288 students
Rank: #2121.
Opelika Middle School
Math: 48% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1206 Denson Dr
Opelika, AL 36801
(334) 745-9726
Grades: 6-8
| 1,160 students
Rank: #2222.
Smiths Station High School
Math: 45% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
4228 Lee Road 430
Smiths Station, AL 36877
(334) 664-4060
Grades: 10-12
| 1,324 students
Rank: #2323.
Beauregard High School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
7343 Al Highway 51
Opelika, AL 36804
(334) 705-6010
Grades: 9-12
| 574 students
Rank: #2424.
Central High School
Math: 39% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2400 Dobbs Dr
Phenix City, AL 36870
(334) 298-3626
Grades: 9-12
| 1,332 students
Rank: #2525.
West Forest Intermediate School
Math: 44% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2801 Waverly Pkwy
Opelika, AL 36801
(334) 745-9737
Grades: 3-5
| 349 students
Rank: #2626.
Loachapoka Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
685 Lee Road 61
Loachapoka, AL 36865
(334) 705-6031
Grades: PK-6
| 305 students
Rank: #2727.
Loachapoka High School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
685 Lee Road 61
Loachapoka, AL 36865
(334) 705-6030
Grades: 7-12
| 236 students
Rank: n/an/a
721 E University Dr
Auburn, AL 36830
(334) 887-4950
Grades: PK-2
| 448 students
Rank: n/an/a
Carver Primary School
307 Carver Ave
Opelika, AL 36801
(334) 745-9712
Grades: PK-2
| 388 students
Rank: n/an/a
715 Sanders St
Auburn, AL 36830
(334) 887-4940
Grades: PK-2
| 498 students
Rank: n/an/a
2800 Dobbs Drive
Phenix City, AL 36870
(334) 448-8780
Grades: 9
| 512 students
Rank: n/an/a
335 S Dean Rd
Auburn, AL 36830
(334) 887-4900
Grades: PK-2
| 406 students
Rank: n/an/a
Jeter Primary School
700 Jeter Ave
Opelika, AL 36801
(334) 745-9723
Grades: PK-2
| 362 students
Rank: n/an/a
The Learning Tree Birmingham
Special Education School
421 Opelika Rd
Auburn, AL 36830
(334) 649-4420
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Lee Co Youth Detention Center
Special Education School
1109 Spring Drive
Opelika, AL 36801
(334) 745-6771
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
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Lee County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
Brown Center (Closed 2004)
Alternative School
1103 Glenn St
Opelika, AL 36801
(334) 745-9709
Grades: K-12
| 82 students

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