Southern Lee High School



Southern Lee High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Southern Lee High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 318
10 298
11 281
12 216

Southern Lee High School is a public high school of the Lee County School District located in Sanford, NC. It has 1,113 students in grades 9th through 12th. Southern Lee High School is the 171st largest public high school in North Carolina and the 5,175th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.3 to 1.

Total Students: 1,113
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 72.51

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Southern Lee High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 559
(50%)
1,494
(51%)
 Female 554
(50%)
1,448
(49%)

Southern Lee High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 525
(47%)
1,406
(48%)
 Hispanic 279
(25%)
768
(26%)
 Black 263
(24%)
661
(22%)
 Two or More 26
(2%)
65
(2%)
 American Indian 13
(1%)
24
(1%)
 Asian 5
(0%)
14
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
4
(0%)

Southern Lee High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 543
(49%)
1,413
(48%)
 Not Eligible 505
(45%)
1,345
(46%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 65
(6%)
184
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Southern Lee High School is ranked 111th out of 0 ranked schools in North Carolina, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Southern Lee High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (54.6%) is slightly higher than the state average of 46.3%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Southern Lee High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 905
2006 1063
2007 1088
2008 1136
2009 1114
2010 1102
2011 1079
2012 1113

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.2
2006 15.1
2007 15.8
2008 15.2
2009 15.5
2010 15.4
2011 14.9
2012 15.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.44419889502762
2006 0.43179680150517
2007 0.43841911764706
2008 0.45774647887324
2009 0.49461400359066
2010 0.52722323049002
2011 0.55236329935125
2012 0.54627133872417

Compare Southern Lee High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,445.4% 14.5:1
 
1,530.0% 15.3:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 46.3%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 54.6%
 

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Public 09 - 12 1,113 15.3:1  
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