Lee High School

523 N Forrest Ave
Marianna, AR 72360
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Lee High School serves 314 students in grades 7-12.
Lee High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arkansas 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 6-9% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Lee High School's student population of 314 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students314 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Rankings

Lee High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 998 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Lee High School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank
#985 out of 998 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
13%
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Black
90%
20%
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White
6%
61%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.190.58
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Graduation Rate
80-89%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (10-11)
9%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLee County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Lee High School is Palestine-wheatley Senior High School (15.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Anna Strong Intermediate School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Marianna Anna Strong Intermediate School Math: 21% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 459 students
    0.7 miles
    214 S Alabama St
    Marianna, AR 72360
    (870) 295-7140
    0.7 PK-6 459
  • Palestine Palestine-wheatley Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-6 | 463 students
    15.2 miles
    105 Westwood St
    Palestine, AR 72372
    (870) 581-2246
    15.2 PK-6 463
  • Palestine Palestine-wheatley Senior High School Math: 29% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 385 students
    15.5 miles
    7900 Hwy 70 W
    Palestine, AR 72372
    (870) 581-2425
    15.5 7-12 385
  • Barton Barton Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 422 students
    15.6 miles
    9546 Hwy 85 S
    Barton, AR 72312
    (870) 572-3984
    15.6 PK-6 422
  • Barton Barton High School Math: 38% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 355 students
    15.6 miles
    9546 Hwy 85 S
    Barton, AR 72312
    (870) 572-6867
    15.6 7-12 355

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