Leesville Road High School

8409 Leesville Rd, Raleigh, NC 27613 | (919) 870-4250
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 2,501
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 2,501 high school students from grades 9-12
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: No
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Mr Scott Lyons
  • Fax: (919) 870-4287
  • Website: leesville.org
Additional School Details
Date School Opened: 30-JUN-93
School Calendar Description: Traditional
School Schedule: Semester
Accreditation Status: Southern Association of Colleges
College Board Number: 343214
School District Details
  • Wake County Schools District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $7,780
  • Graduation Rate: 82.7%
  • Dropout Rate: 4.4%
  • Students Per Teacher: 15.9
  • Enrolled Students: 140,506

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 2,501
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 134.3
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 18.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 1,238 (49.5%)
  • Females: 1,263 (50.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 88 (3.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 359 (14.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 447 (17.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Leesville Road High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian30.1%
Black60424.2%
Asian1355.4%
Hispanic1656.6%
White1,59463.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Leesville Road High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade77631.0%
10th Grade60124.0%
11th Grade60824.3%
12th Grade51620.6%
Graduation Information (2009)
Graduation Rate
School:
87.5%
District:
78.4%
State:
71.7%
Source: NC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Leesville Road High School performed on average much better than most other schools across the state on EOC and EOG state exams in the following subjects:
  • Algebra I
  • Algebra II
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Civics and Economics
  • English I
  • Geometry
  • Physical Science
  • Physics
  • US History
  • Writing
SAT Exam Performance (2010)
Percent Tested
School:
78.2%
District:
71.7%
State:
63.0%
Math Average Score
School:
578.0
District:
543.0
State:
511.0
Critical Reading Average Score
School:
547.0
District:
524.0
State:
497.0
Writing Average Score
School:
530.0
District:
504.0
State:
477.0
Overall Average Score
School:
1,655.0
District:
1,571.0
State:
1,485.0
AYP Information (2010)
Overall AYP Met: No

EOC - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

EOC - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Algebra I Test
201086.4%84.9%77.9%
200984.2%76.7%67.9%
 
Algebra II Test
201094.4%88.7%84.9%
200990.9%81.6%72.9%
 
Biology Test
201089.5%84.2%81.2%
200982.5%80.5%71.3%
 
Civics and Economics Test
201087.7%84.0%78.7%
200987.2%80.4%71.3%
 
English I Test
201087.4%85.4%82.8%
200982.9%81.2%74.3%
 
Geometry Test
201088.0%86.5%82.3%
200986.3%81.0%73.3%
 
Physical Science Test
201083.3%81.2%76.4%
200965.7%67.2%62.7%
 
US History Test
201091.0%85.4%81.6%
200985.1%77.6%71.2%
 
Chemistry Test
200994.3%87.3%77.7%
 
Physics Test
200993.1%92.1%85.9%
 

EOG - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Writing Test
201082.4%77.0%70.4%
200986.8%80.2%71.1%
 
Source: NC Department of Education 2009-2010

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