Lee High School

2500 Meridian St
Huntsville, AL 35811
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Lee High School serves 776 students in grades 9-12.
Lee High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

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Lee High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Lee High School's student population of 776 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students776 students
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Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
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School Rankings

Lee High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,263 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Lee High School is 0.54, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1042 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
8%
8%
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Black
64%
33%
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White
21%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.540.59
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
91%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHuntsville City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lee High School is Neavesdavis Detention Center For Children (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Chapman Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Huntsville Chapman Elementary School Math: 22% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 556 students
    0.8 miles
    2006 Reuben Dr
    Huntsville, AL 35811
    (256) 428-7640
    0.8 PK-8 556
  • Huntsville Martin Luther King Junior Elementary School Math: 16% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 481 students
    0.8 miles
    3112 Meridian St N
    Huntsville, AL 35811
    (256) 428-7100
    0.8 PK-5 481
  • Huntsville Lakewood Elementary School Math: 26% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 479 students
    1.6 miles
    3501 Kenwood Dr
    Huntsville, AL 35810
    (256) 428-7240
    1.6 PK-6 479
  • Huntsville Neavesdavis Detention Center For Children Alternative School
    Grades: K-12
    1.6 miles
    817 Cook Ave
    Huntsville, AL 35801
    (256) 532-0300
    1.6 K-12 n/a
  • Huntsville Mental Health Center Special Education School
    Grades: K-12
    1.8 miles
    4040 Memorial Pkwy S W
    Huntsville, AL 35802
    (256) 533-1970
    1.8 K-12 n/a

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