Batesburg-leesville High School

Batesburg-leesville High School serves 515 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Batesburg-leesville High School operates within the Lexington 03 School District.
Lexington 03 School District's 70% graduation rate is higher than the SC state average of 67%.

School Overview

The student population of 515 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 515 students
Batesburg-leesville High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Batesburg-leesville High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Batesburg-leesville High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Batesburg-leesville High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 is more 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
Batesburg-leesville High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
5%
7%
Batesburg-leesville High School Black Students (2000-2014)
Black
40%
35%
Batesburg-leesville High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
53%
52%
Batesburg-leesville High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Batesburg-leesville High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.56 0.41
Batesburg-leesville High 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.
55%
51%
Batesburg-leesville High 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.
10%
6%
Batesburg-leesville High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Lexington 03 School District's student population of 1,985 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 70% has decreased from 93% over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,865 is higher than the state average of $9,366. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $11,158 is higher than the state average of $9,666. The district spending/student has declined by 9% over four years.
School District Name Lexington 03 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
8
Number of Students Managed 1,985 4,192
Lexington 03 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 70% 67%
Lexington 03 School District Graduation Rate (2001-2014)
District Total Revenue $25 MM $38 MM
Lexington 03 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $23 MM $39 MM
Lexington 03 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,865 $9,366
Lexington 03 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,158 $9,666
Lexington 03 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 Gilbert High School (8.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Batesburg-leesville Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Batesburg-leesville Primary (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BatesburgBatesburg-leesville Primary
    Grades: PK-2 | 615 students
    0.6 miles
    800 Summerland Ave
    BatesburgSC 29006
    (803)532-4452
    0.6PK-2615
  • BatesburgBatesburg-leesville Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 424 students
    1.8 miles
    425 Shealy Rd
    BatesburgSC 29006
    (803)532-3831
    1.86-8424
  • LeesvilleBatesburg-leesville Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 430 students
    1.9 miles
    403 South Lee St
    LeesvilleSC 29070
    (803)532-1155
    1.93-5430
  • GilbertGilbert Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 694 students
    8.2 miles
    314 Main St
    GilbertSC 29054
    (803)821-1600
    8.23-5694
  • GilbertGilbert Primary
    Grades: PK-2 | 773 students
    8.3 miles
    520 Main St
    GilbertSC 29054
    (803)821-1400
    8.3PK-2773

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