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About This School

Lee Middle School is a public middle school in Sharpsburg. The principal of Lee Middle School is Robert Lee Heaberlin, who can be contacted at bob.heaberlin@cowetaschools.org. 973 children attend Lee Middle School and identify mostly as White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Multiracial. 0% of the Lee Middle School students are "limited in English proficiency." 24% of the 973 students here are classified as "economically disadvantaged", and 28% get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Lee Middle School is 17:1. Arnall Middle School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular Activities

  • Arts

    • Band
    • Ceramics sculpture
    • Chorus
    • Computer arts
    • Dance
    • Drawing painting
    • Photography
    • Theater drama
    • Video film production
  • Languages Taught

    • Spanish
  • Sports

    • Basketball
    • Cheerleading
    • Cross country
    • Football
    • Lacrosse
    • P.E. classes
    • Soccer
    • Track
    • Volleyball

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 70% 68%
Hispanic 7% 6%
Multiracial 3% %
Black, non-Hispanic 18% 22%
Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 1%
Asian 1% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.2% 0.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.2% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 28% 37%
Limited English proficiency 0% 2%
Economically disadvantaged 24% 34%

Community Rating & Reviews

  • (11 months ago)

    Okay I was a student at lee and I absolutely hated the school. Its was all about sports and if we won last nights game. Some teachers just didn't care and staff members were rude. They of were a lot bullying and teasing. Fights every month in school and on the buses. If you are a student and you are about to attend Lee middle school please don't hang out with the wrong crowd. Its all about who out hang out with.

  • (1 year ago)

    Poor communication between teachers and staff. Tolerant of bullies and good ole boy system. School claims to be excellent but is giving out awards for showing up. Both of my children were not challanged they were not given academic supports when needed. I felt shuffled around when I had a question and teachers do not respond. All activities are centered around students who excel in sports. Tired of hearing principal Haeberlin brag about how awesome the school is all the time and bark at parents for can donations so he can brag about another record. Extremely dismissive attitude from administration.

  • (1 year ago)

    While there appears to frequently be an over-emphasis on athletics and awards we are grateful to have found Lee. Our boys love the school the teachers and the cafeteria! We have found the teachers and the administration to be willing partners in our children's education - never hesitating to engage in discussions about how they could improve.

  • (2 years ago)

    Cliques poor overall academic performance discouraged teachers who can't wait to get out every day and an administration that tends to tolerate bullying.

  • (2 years ago)

    My children have been to many different schools in different states and this is by far the worst school experience we've ever had. If your child is special needs I would go to a better rated school district that has the services. There are a few good teachers at Lee but they just don't have the time. Even my son's ABA Therapist who went into the school with him every week told us she didn't care for the school or how the VP handles things. After two years we moved and are now dealing with a fabulous district that takes care of special needs kids and ironically we've not had one single problem.

  • (4 years ago)

    Great place to work. Good teachers to work with. Great academic team. Building is well kept and clean.

  • (4 years ago)

    Attending Lee has been a wonderful positive experience for my son. I have only positive comments about Dr. Heaberlin. He is a positive leader for all students of various interests. Teachers in any school admire students who are willing to work earn their grades and who are well behaved so is the case at Lee. My son does play football. He is big and he is good. He also earns every second of playing time he gets. If he was not good he would not play. The football coaches pick the best as they should that is their job not parents. If any athlete works hard and makes the cut then by all means play and win. Keep up the great work Lee Middle. Keep up the great work Lee Middle School students.

  • (4 years ago)

    This school has been good for my student. One thing I have to complain about is the fact that the principal does give more time and emphasis on sports than any other type of extra curricular activities. My second complaint is about some of the teachers do play favorites to certain students. Last complaint is about football and they also pick favorites. If you are big and want to play you got a spot also if mom or dad or both constantly come you have a better chance to make the team.

  • (5 years ago)

    My daughter is in her 3rd year at Lee the principal is the back bone of the school. The teachers are wonderful hard working caring individuals. I am so glad to be a part of this school Thanks Lee Middle.

  • (6 years ago)

    Dr. Heaberlin expects the students at Lee to be nothing short of the best in both academics and athletics. He backs up these expectations by providing the students with the absolute best faculty and staff.

  • (6 years ago)

    My 6th and 8th graders came to Lee last year from a private Christian school. We have such a positive experience here! We love the administration and teachers. We love Lee!

  • (6 years ago)

    My son started last year in 7th grade for the 1st year the school was opened. This is his 2nd year and he loves it! The teaching staff is excellent!!!!

  • (7 years ago)

    We have two children at Lee and could not be more pleased. The teaching staff and administration are excellent !

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