Lee County School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 2 public schools serving 773 students in Lee County School District. This district's average testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Arkansas.
Public Schools in Lee County School District have an average math proficiency score of 15% (versus the Arkansas public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 15% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Lee County School District are Anna Strong Intermediate School and Lee High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Lee County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Arkansas.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Arkansas public school average of 39% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Lee County School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Arkansas for:

Category
Attribute
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Lee County School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AR)
# Schools
2 Schools
1,080 Schools
# Students
773 Students
493,671 Students
# Teachers
76 Teachers
35,638 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
10:1

District Rank

Lee County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 255 school districts in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 80-89% has decreased from 85-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AR)
Overall District Rank
#255 out of 260 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Lee County   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lee County   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of AR by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lee County   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of AR by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
80-89%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Lee County   School District and public school graduation rate of AR by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.22
0.58
# American Indian Students
n/a
3,122 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
6 Students
8,056 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# Hispanic Students
23 Students
64,608 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
13%
# Black Students
681 Students
100,781 Students
% Black Students
88%
20%
# White Students
63 Students
300,354 Students
% White Students
8%
61%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
4,008 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
n/a
12,730 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
55
16,843
# Students in K Grade:
46
36,826
# Students in 1st Grade:
73
36,667
# Students in 2nd Grade:
54
36,479
# Students in 3rd Grade:
61
37,371
# Students in 4th Grade:
70
38,497
# Students in 5th Grade:
59
38,538
# Students in 6th Grade:
41
36,264
# Students in 7th Grade:
40
36,300
# Students in 8th Grade:
48
36,505
# Students in 9th Grade:
61
37,639
# Students in 10th Grade:
55
37,147
# Students in 11th Grade:
59
35,322
# Students in 12th Grade:
51
32,988
# Ungraded Students:
-
285

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,545 is higher than the state median of $11,096. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,177 is higher than the state median of $10,945. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (AR)
Total Revenue
$10 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total revenue of Lee County   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$9 MM
$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Lee County   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,545
$11,096
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lee County   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$12,177
$10,945
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lee County   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Lee County School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Anna Strong Intermediate School
Math: 21% | Reading: 18%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
214 S Alabama St
Marianna, AR 72360
(870) 295-7140
Grades: PK-6
| 459 students
Rank: #22.
Lee High School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
523 N Forrest Ave
Marianna, AR 72360
(870) 295-7130
Grades: 7-12
| 314 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 773 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 92%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-89% (Btm 50% in AR)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 14% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 14% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.22

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