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Lee County High School

Sanford, NC


Lee County High School
1708 Nash Street
Sanford, NC  27330
Phone: 919-776-7541
Lee County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 4 out of 10 stars
4

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 1,441
Type: Regular School  
Lee County High School

Lee County High School


State Ranking

#363
Statewide High School Ranking: Lee County High School is ranked #363 out of 529 of the best high schools in North Carolina (31st percentile). Click the link to see all 529 high schools.


Overall, Lee County 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. Lee County High School has an enrollment of approximately 1,441 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

51.2
(Did Not Meet Growth)
Student Growth Score: Lee County High School had a Student Growth Score of 51.2. This placed Lee County High School in the 1st percentile of 2368 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 15.9 36th 17.3
Math 17.7 32nd 18.8
Reading 17.6 37th 18.9
Science 17.3 35th 18.6
Writing 5 33rd 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 Lee County High 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)
 23% - Level 4 (Solid)
 23% - Level 4 (Solid)
 < 5% - Level 3
 < 5% - Level 3
 25% - Level 2
 25% - Level 2
 42% - Level 1
 42% - Level 1

EOC English 2

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 34% - Level 4 (Solid)
 34% - Level 4 (Solid)
 13% - Level 3
 13% - Level 3
 20% - Level 2
 20% - Level 2
 32% - Level 1
 32% - Level 1

EOC Math I

 7% - Level 5 (Superior)
 7% - Level 5 (Superior)
 19% - Level 4 (Solid)
 19% - Level 4 (Solid)
 10% - Level 3
 10% - Level 3
 19% - Level 2
 19% - Level 2
 45% - Level 1
 45% - Level 1

Average SAT Scores
Subject Average Score at This School Average Score
Reading 536
Math 535
Composite Score 1071
SAT Participation Rate 34 %

Lee County High had an average SAT score of 1071 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #126 out of 478 NC high schools (74th percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of North Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at Lee County High was 34% 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
 90% - Lee County High School
 87% - Median of North Carolina high schools
 90% - Lee County High School
 87% - Median of North Carolina high schools


 Students

Student Enrollment Trend


Diversity Indicators

  
 American Indian - N/A
  
 American Indian - N/A
 
 Asian - N/A
 
 Asian - N/A
 Black - 24%
 Black - 24%
 Hispanic - 33%
 Hispanic - 33%
 Two or More Races - 3%
 Two or More Races - 3%
 White - 40%
 White - 40%

Please note: The numbers above represent combined percentages of end-of-grade and end-of-course tests taken by students at Lee County High School for the 2017-2018 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 2017-2018 school year. Rankings for Lee County High School and other area schools were developed by CarolinaSchoolHub.

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Lee Early College 9 0.4 miles Sanford, NC Regular 9-13
Bragg Street Academy 3 1.2 miles Sanford, NC Regular 6-12
J Glenn Edwards Elementary School 5 1.9 miles Sanford, NC Regular K-5
East Lee Middle School 5 2.7 miles Sanford, NC Regular 6-8
Southern Lee High School 4 3.0 miles Sanford, NC Regular 9-12
SanLee Middle School 6 3.0 miles Sanford, NC Regular 6-8
Benjamin T Bullock Elementary School 4 3.5 miles Sanford, NC Regular K-5
West Lee Middle School 5 3.8 miles Sanford, NC Regular 6-8
J R Ingram Jr Elementary School 4 3.8 miles Sanford, NC Regular K-5
Tramway Elementary School 9 4.8 miles Sanford, NC Regular K-5
Broadway Elementary School 3 5.5 miles Broadway, NC Regular PK-5
Benhaven Elementary School 7 8.0 miles Sanford, NC Regular PK-5
Deep River Elementary School 7 8.6 miles Sanford, NC Regular K-5
Johnsonville Elementary School 3 11.8 miles Cameron, NC Regular PK-5
Boone Trail Elementary School 3 11.9 miles Lillington, NC Regular PK-5
Cameron Elementary School 6 12.0 miles Cameron, NC Regular K-5
Moncure School 6 12.1 miles Moncure, NC Regular PK-8
Western Harnett Middle School 6 12.7 miles Lillington, NC Regular 6-8
Highland Middle School 4 12.9 miles Sanford, NC Regular 6-8
Western Harnett High School 4 13.1 miles Lillington, NC Regular 9-12