Lee School District

300a Greylock
Lee, MA 01238
(District boundaries shown in map)
4/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

Lee School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Massachusetts for:

Category
Attribute
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there is 1 public elementary school serving 334 students in Lee School District. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public elementary schools in Massachusetts.
Public Elementary School in Lee School District have an average math proficiency score of 22% (versus the Massachusetts public elementary school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 37% (versus the 42% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Massachusetts public elementary school average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (MA)
# Schools
2 Schools
1,384 Schools
# Students
660 Students
603,789 Students
# Teachers
72 Teachers
50,699 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
9:1

District Rank

Lee School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 395 school districts in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2021-2022 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90% has increased from 80-84% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (MA)
#273 out of 397 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Lee  School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
28%
41%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lee  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MA by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
44%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lee  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MA by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
35-39%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Lee  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of MA by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
≥90%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Lee  School District and public school graduation rate of MA by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.28
0.64
# American Indian Students
1 Student
1,304 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
20 Students
43,809 Students
% Asian Students
3%
7%
# Hispanic Students
57 Students
145,992 Students
% Hispanic Students
9%
24%
# Black Students
6 Students
60,055 Students
% Black Students
1%
10%
# White Students
559 Students
324,140 Students
% White Students
85%
54%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
508 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
17 Students
27,659 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
20
18,456
# Students in K Grade:
36
59,542
# Students in 1st Grade:
33
62,602
# Students in 2nd Grade:
43
64,073
# Students in 3rd Grade:
54
65,481
# Students in 4th Grade:
54
65,789
# Students in 5th Grade:
47
66,972
# Students in 6th Grade:
47
67,110
# Students in 7th Grade:
57
57,974
# Students in 8th Grade:
37
56,256
# Students in 9th Grade:
60
5,454
# Students in 10th Grade:
59
4,967
# Students in 11th Grade:
54
4,614
# Students in 12th Grade:
55
4,344
# Ungraded Students:
4
155

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $24,514 is higher than the state median of $23,971. The school district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $25,285 is higher than the state median of $24,732. The school district spending/student has grown by 13% over four school years.
This School District
This State (MA)
Total Revenue
$16 MM
$21,850 MM
This chart display total revenue of Lee  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$17 MM
$22,544 MM
This chart display total spending of Lee  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$24,514
$23,971
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lee  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$25,285
$24,732
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lee  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Lee School District Public Elementary Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Lee Elementary School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
310 Greylock Street
Lee, MA 01238
(413) 243-0336
Grades: PK-6
| 334 students

Recent Articles

Teaching in Contemporary Times
Teaching in Contemporary Times
We explore why individuals choose teaching, illuminating intrinsic motivations, the influence of role models, the pursuit of lifelong learning, and the aspiration to impact society.
Looming School Bus Strike Leave Students in a Transportation Pickle
Looming School Bus Strike Leave Students in a Transportation Pickle
A possible school bus strike in New York City may leave more than 150,000 students scrambling for a ride to school.
Do You Need After School Day Care? Public Schools May Be the Solution
Do You Need After School Day Care? Public Schools May Be the Solution
Learn about how your child's public school may be the best source of after school and vacation day care.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 2 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 660 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • : ≥90% (Btm 50% in MA)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 28% (Btm 50%)
  • : 44% (Btm 50%)
  • : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MA Dept. of Education

Quick Links