Lee County High School

177 reviews
  1. Lee County Schools
  2. 9-12
  3. Public
C+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    C+
  2. Diversity
    A-
  3. Teachers
    C
  4. Outcomes
    B-
  5. Clubs & Activities
    C+
  6. Health & Safety
    C-
  7. Administration
    C
  8. Sports & Fitness
    B
  9. Food
    C-
  10. Resources & Facilities
    C+
Address
1708 Nash St
Sanford, NC 27330
Telephone
(919) 776-7541
Website
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Lee County High School Rankings

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Outcomes

Average Graduation Rate
91%
Average SAT
1060
Average ACT
22

Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
41%
Percent Proficient - Math
29%
AP Enrollment
18%
AP Exam Pass Rate
19%
Advance Math Class Enrollment
19%
Poll
How challenging are academics at this school?
  • This school is nationally recognized.
    0%
  • This school is the best in the area.
    17%
  • Probably like most other schools.
    74%
  • This school doesn't challenge anyone.
    9%

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
C-
Based on the rate of disciplinary actions and student and parent reviews.
Poll
56%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school.18 responses
Poll
50%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there.18 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 34 responses
  • Homecoming, prom, basketball games
    38%
  • Clubs
    29%
  • Football games
    18%
  • Pickup Ultimate Frisbee
    6%
  • Spirit week
    6%
  • Band Competition
    3%

Students

Diversity
A-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity and student and parent reviews.
Students
1,444
Free or Reduced Lunch
53%
59%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive.17 responses
59%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy.17 responses
65%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic.17 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
15:1
National
16:1
Average Teacher Salary
$39,540
Teachers in First/Second Year
9.9%
32%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons.25 responses
40%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students.25 responses
40%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom.25 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
C+
Based on expenses per student, number of sports offered, and student and parent reviews.
Male Athletes
24%
Female Athletes
15%
Expenses Per Student
$9,437/ year
National
$11,927
85%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in.26 responses
27%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need.26 responses
54%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations.26 responses

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Reviews

177 reviews
  • Excellent
    12
  • Very Good
    66
  • Average
    87
  • Poor
    9
  • Terrible
    3
I believe this is an average school and there really isn't much to it that makes it special. If you take the time to get to know your teachers you can see a vested interest in your education.
  • Niche User
  • 5 months ago
They are few teachers that are terrible at helping students
  • Niche User
  • 5 months ago
I really enjoyed my time at this school. Mainly because I was involved in the JROTC.
  • Niche User
  • 7 months ago