Lower Lee Elementary School

  • Lower Lee Elementary School serves 249 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the SC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
  • Lower Lee Elementary School operates within the Lee 01 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 249 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 249 students
Lower Lee Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Lower Lee Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Lower Lee Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Lower Lee Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.04 is less than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (SC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Lower Lee Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Hispanic
n/a
8%
Lower Lee Elementary School Black Students (2003-2013)
Black
98%
35%
Lower Lee Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
2%
52%
Lower Lee Elementary School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Lower Lee Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Lower Lee Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown SC 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.
0.04 0.42
Lower Lee Elementary 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.
91%
50%
Lower Lee Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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.
n/a
6%
Lower Lee Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

  • Lee 01 School District's student population of 2,150 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,317 in this district is less than the state average of $11,413. The district revenue/student has declined by 14% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,456 is higher than the state average of $10,999. The district spending/student has declined by 37% over four years.
School District Name Lee 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
6
Number of Students Managed 2,150 3,454
Lee 01 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $25 MM $39 MM
Lee 01 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $26 MM $38 MM
Lee 01 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,317 $11,413
Lee 01 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,456 $10,999
Lee 01 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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