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

For the 2022-23 school year, there are 12 public schools serving 4,814 students in Lee County, IA (there are 6 private schools, serving 874 private students). 85% of all K-12 students in Lee County, IA are educated in public schools compared to the IA state average of 92%. Lee County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Iowa.
The top ranked public schools in Lee County, IA are Central Lee High School, Lincoln Elementary School and Central Lee Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Lee County, IA public schools have an average math proficiency score of 63% (versus the Iowa public school average of 70%), and reading proficiency score of 62% (versus the 68% statewide average). Schools in Lee County have an average ranking of 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Iowa public schools.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Iowa public school average of 26% (majority Hispanic).

Best Lee County Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Central Lee High School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2642 Highway 218
Donnellson, IA 52625
(319) 835-9510
Grades: 9-12
| 320 students
Rank: #22.
Lincoln Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1326 Ave E
Fort Madison, IA 52627
(319) 372-2896
Grades: K-3
| 255 students
Rank: #33.
Central Lee Elementary School
Math: 71% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2642 Highway 218
Donnellson, IA 52625
(319) 835-9510
Grades: PK-5
| 625 students
Rank: #44.
Central Lee Middle School
Math: 72% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2642 Highway 218
Donnellson, IA 52625
(319) 835-9510
Grades: 6-8
| 254 students
Rank: #55.
Richardson Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3301 Avenue L
Fort Madison, IA 52627
(319) 372-2765
Grades: PK-3
| 262 students
Rank: #66.
Keokuk High School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2285 Middle Rd
Keokuk, IA 52632
(319) 524-2542
Grades: 9-12
| 545 students
Rank: #77.
Hawthorne Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2940 Decatur St
Keokuk, IA 52632
(319) 524-3503
Grades: K-3
| 510 students
Rank: #8 - 98. - 9.
Fort Madison Middle School
Math: 61% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
502 48th Street
Fort Madison, IA 52627
(319) 372-4687
Grades: 4-8
| 690 students
Rank: #8 - 98. - 9.
George Washington Elementary School
Math: 61% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
116 N 8th
Keokuk, IA 52632
(319) 524-1953
Grades: 4-5
| 256 students
Rank: #1010.
Fort Madison High School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2001 Ave B
Fort Madison, IA 52627
(319) 372-1862
Grades: 9-12
| 575 students
Rank: #1111.
Keokuk Middle School
Math: 55% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2002 Orleans Avenue
Keokuk, IA 52632
(319) 524-3737
Grades: 6-8
| 463 students
Rank: n/an/a
1721 Fulton Street
Keokuk, IA 52632
(319) 524-1402
Grades: PK
| 59 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Lee County, IA

Lee County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
520 North 20th Street
Keokuk, IA 52632
(319) 524-0222
Grades: 7-12
| 94 students
502 Academy Ave
Denmark, IA 52624
(319) 528-4337
Grades: K-5
| 158 students
1602 Avenue F, Ste. 1
Fort Madison, IA 52627
(319) 372-8093
Grades: 9-12
| 37 students
1402 S 7th
Keokuk, IA 52632
(319) 524-2460
Grades: 1-5
| 82 students
918 Timea St
Keokuk, IA 52632
(319) 524-2581
Grades: 1-5
| 140 students

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