Leesburg High School

  • Leesburg High School serves 1,593 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the FL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • Leesburg High School operates within the Lake School District.
  • Lake School District's 79% graduation rate is higher than the FL state average of 71%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1593 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 69 teachers has declined by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,593 students
Leesburg High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Leesburg High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 69 teachers
Leesburg High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Leesburg High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.61 is more than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1 16:1
Leesburg High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
2%
3%
Leesburg High School Asian Students (1990-2015)
Hispanic
12%
31%
Leesburg High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
29%
23%
Leesburg High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
54%
40%
Leesburg High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Leesburg High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Leesburg High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Leesburg High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown FL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.61 0.46
Leesburg High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
31%
53%
Leesburg High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
5%
Leesburg High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Lake School District's student population of 42,152 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 79% has decreased from 95% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,608 in this district is less than the state average of $12,021. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,533 is less than the state average of $12,230. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Lake School District
Number of Schools
Managed
61
22
Number of Students Managed 42,152 10,184
Lake School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 79% 71%
Lake School District Graduation Rate (2001-2010)
District Total Revenue $360 MM $122 MM
Lake School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $357 MM $125 MM
Lake School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,608 $12,021
Lake School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,533 $12,230
Lake School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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    0.5 miles
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    0.8 miles
    2101 South St
    LeesburgFL 34748
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    Grades: PK-5 | 794 students
    0.9 miles
    2229 South St
    LeesburgFL 34748
    (352)365-6308
    0.9PK-5794
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    Grades: PK-5 | 677 students
    1.4 miles
    1108 Griffin Rd
    LeesburgFL 34748
    (352)787-4175
    1.4PK-5677
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    Grades: 6-8 | 863 students
    1.4 miles
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    LeesburgFL 34748
    (352)787-7868
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5  1/25/2011
A school that is finally on the upward swing
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