Lee's Summit North High School

  • Lee's Summit North High School serves 1,902 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 85-89% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 89% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 63%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Lee's Summit North High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 28%.

Top Placements

Lee's Summit North High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

School Overview

  • Lee's Summit North High School's student population of 1,902 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 116 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,902 students
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Total Classroom Teachers116 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lee's Summit North High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 2,073 schools in Missouri (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lee's Summit North High School is 0.46, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall School Rank#143 out of 2,073 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lee's Summit North High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
89%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lee's Summit North High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Missouri by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
6%
6%
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Black
18%
16%
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White
71%
72%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lee's Summit North High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.460.23
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Graduation Rate
94%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lee's Summit North High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLee's Summit R-vii School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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