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Southern Lee High School

Sanford, NC


Southern Lee High School
2301 Tramway Road
Sanford, NC  27332
Phone: 919-718-2400
Lee County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 4 out of 10 stars
4

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 1,103
Type: Regular School  
Southern Lee High School

Southern Lee High School


State Ranking

#322
Statewide High School Ranking: Southern Lee High School is ranked #322 out of 518 of the best high schools in North Carolina (38th percentile). Click the link to see all 518 high schools.


Overall, Southern Lee High School is a 4-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis. The school is located in Lee County, NC. Southern Lee High School has an enrollment of approximately 1,103 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

84.4
(Met Growth)
Student Growth Score: Southern Lee High School had a Student Growth Score of 84.4. This placed Southern Lee High School in the 70th percentile of 2410 North Carolina public schools with student growth data available. NCDPI’s growth score measures how well schools grow student achievement over time. Scores range from 50.0 to 100.0 - with 100.0 indicating the highest growth in student achievement and 50.0 indicating the lowest.  

 North Carolina Letter Grades
  North Carolina Overall Letter Grade

Please note: The state of North Carolina assigns letter grades to public schools, on an A through F scale.


North Carolina Standardized Tests

Average ACT Scores

Subject Average Score at
This School
Average Score
This School's State
Percentile Rating
State Percentile
State Average of
All NC Schools
State Average
English 16.8 41st 17.5
Math 18.2 36th 18.9
Reading 17.7 33rd 19.1
Science 17.8 36th 18.8
Writing 5.1 35th 5.6

Nearly all North Carolina public and charter school students who are enrolled in grade 11 for the first time are required to take the ACT. In the chart above, you can get a sense for how the average ACT scores at Southern Lee High School stack up against those of other high schools in North Carolina.


End of Course Scores

EOC Biology

 7% - Level 5 (Superior)
 7% - Level 5 (Superior)
 38% - Level 4 (Solid)
 38% - Level 4 (Solid)
 10% - Level 3
 10% - Level 3
 24% - Level 2
 24% - Level 2
 21% - Level 1
 21% - Level 1

EOC English 2

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 37% - Level 4 (Solid)
 37% - Level 4 (Solid)
 13% - Level 3
 13% - Level 3
 23% - Level 2
 23% - Level 2
 26% - Level 1
 26% - Level 1

EOC Math I

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 27% - Level 4 (Solid)
 27% - Level 4 (Solid)
 13% - Level 3
 13% - Level 3
 20% - Level 2
 20% - Level 2
 37% - Level 1
 37% - Level 1

Average SAT Scores
Subject Average Score at This School Average Score
Reading 537
Math 532
Composite Score 1069
SAT Participation Rate 32 %

Southern Lee High School had an average SAT score of 1069 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #111 out of 491 NC high schools (77th percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of North Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at Southern Lee High School was 32% in our most recently available data. Above you can also see how the school’s ACT scores compare to other schools in North Carolina.


Graduation Rate
 89% - Southern Lee High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools
 89% - Southern Lee High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools


 Students

Student Enrollment Trend


Diversity Indicators

  
 American Indian - N/A
  
 American Indian - N/A
 Asian - 1%
 Asian - 1%
 Black - 26%
 Black - 26%
 Hispanic - 34%
 Hispanic - 34%
 Two or More Races - 3%
 Two or More Races - 3%
 White - 34%
 White - 34%

Please note: The numbers above represent combined percentages of end-of-grade and end-of-course tests taken by students at Southern Lee High School for the 2016-2017 school year, as reported by the NCDPI. Actual percentages of students may vary somewhat from those indicated.

School test scores, student data and teacher data are from North Carolina Department of Public Instruction (NCDPI) information for the 2016-2017 school year. Rankings for Southern Lee High School and other area schools were developed by CarolinaSchoolHub.

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
SanLee Middle School 6 0.2 miles Sanford, NC Regular 6-8
J Glenn Edwards Elementary School 7 2.0 miles Sanford, NC Regular K-5
Tramway Elementary School 8 2.3 miles Sanford, NC Regular K-5
West Lee Middle School 5 2.8 miles Sanford, NC Regular 6-8
J R Ingram Jr Elementary School 5 2.9 miles Sanford, NC Regular K-5
Lee County High School 4 3.0 miles Sanford, NC Regular 9-12
Lee Early College 9 3.4 miles Sanford, NC Regular 9-13
Bragg Street Academy 1 3.4 miles Sanford, NC Regular 6-12
Benjamin T Bullock Elementary School 4 4.9 miles Sanford, NC Regular K-5
East Lee Middle School 4 5.1 miles Sanford, NC Regular 6-8
Benhaven Elementary School 5 7.3 miles Sanford, NC Regular PK-5
Broadway Elementary School 4 7.6 miles Broadway, NC Regular K-5
Cameron Elementary School 5 9.7 miles Cameron, NC Regular K-5
Johnsonville Elementary School 4 10.5 miles Cameron, NC Regular K-5
Deep River Elementary School 6 11.0 miles Sanford, NC Regular K-5
Union Pines High School 6 12.2 miles Cameron, NC Regular 9-12
New Century Middle School 9 12.2 miles Cameron, NC Regular 6-8
Highland Middle School 4 12.3 miles Sanford, NC Regular 6-8
Crain's Creek Middle School 5 12.5 miles Carthage, NC Regular 6-8
Western Harnett Middle School 6 13.0 miles Lillington, NC Regular 6-8