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
9 313
10 334
11 279
12 248

Southern Lee High School is a public high school of the Lee County School District located in Sanford, NC. It has 1,174 students in grades 9th through 12th. Southern Lee High School is the 166th largest public high school in North Carolina and the 4,930th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.0 to 1.

Total Students: 1,174
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15:1
Full Time Teachers: 78.04

Support Your School With Shirts and Apparel

Sale price: $19.99
Sale price: $22.99

Search for Former SLHS Students

Southern Lee High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 618
(53%)
1,615
(51%)
 Female 556
(47%)
1,544
(49%)

Southern Lee High School Students by Ethnicity

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 White 490
(42%)
1,397
(44%)
 Hispanic 333
(28%)
929
(29%)
 Black 282
(24%)
690
(22%)
 Two or More 42
(4%)
86
(3%)
 Asian 15
(1%)
30
(1%)
 American Indian 10
(1%)
23
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
4
(0%)

Southern Lee High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 608
(52%)
1,602
(51%)
 Not Eligible 490
(42%)
1,371
(43%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 76
(6%)
186
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Southern Lee High School is ranked 117th out of 646 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 (58.3%) is slightly higher than the state average of 48.8%. 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
2013 1140
2014 1179
2015 1174

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
2013 15.6
2014 15.5
2015 15

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
2013 0.56578947368421
2014 0.5657336726039
2015 0.58262350936968

Compare Southern Lee High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,497.0% 15.0:1
 
1,500.0% 15.0:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 48.8%
 
This School 58.3%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Southern Lee High School
Sanford, NC
Public 09 - 12 1,174 15:1  
Lee Christian School
Sanford, NC
Private PK - 12 414 14:1 3 miles
Grace Christian School
Sanford, NC
Private PK - 12 436 9:1 3 miles
Calvary Education Center
Sanford, NC
Private KG - 12 51 11:1 3 miles
Floyd L Knight Children Center
Sanford, NC
Public PK - 12 129 8.4:1 3 miles
Lee Early College
Sanford, NC
Public 09 - 13 286 23.8:1 4 miles
Lee County High School
Sanford, NC
Public 09 - 12 1,523 15.9:1 4 miles
Union Pines High School
Cameron, NC
Public 09 - 12 1,355 20.1:1 13 miles
Western Harnett High School
Lillington, NC
Public 09 - 12 1,450 19.8:1 14 miles
Chatham Central High School
Bear Creek, NC
Public 09 - 12 386 13.2:1 17 miles
Overhills High School
Spring Lake, NC
Public 09 - 12 1,865 21.6:1 18 miles
High Schools Elementary Schools

Data on U.S. Public High Schools & Private High Schools

Data provided by the National Center for Education Statistics. The data displayed is compiled from the most recent sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

Copyright 2018. High-Schools.com. All Rights Reserved.