Leesville Road High School

  • Leesville Road High School serves 2,536 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 72% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

Top Placements

Leesville Road High School places among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

School Overview

  • Leesville Road High School's student population of 2,536 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 131 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,536 students
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Total Classroom Teachers131 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Leesville Road High School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Leesville Road High School is 0.58, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall School Rank#204 out of 2,538 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
12%
17%
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Black
21%
26%
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White
60%
49%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.580.46
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Graduation Rate
94%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWake County s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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