Lee Central High School

  • Lee Central High School serves 647 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50-54% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45-49% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the South Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49%.

School Overview

  • Lee Central High School's student population of 647 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students647 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lee Central High School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lee Central High School is 0.11, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Overall School Rank#448 out of 1,130 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lee Central High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lee Central High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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Hispanic
1%
9%
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Black
94%
34%
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White
5%
51%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lee Central High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.110.62
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Graduation Rate85-89%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
64%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lee Central High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLee 01 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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