Education


Lee County is served by a first-rate public school system, as well as outstanding colleges and universities.

The Lee County School System serves approximately 3,600 students has fourteen schools. There are nine elementary schools, two middle schools, two high schools, and a career-technical school. The high school curriculum offers college preparatory, honors, dual placement, advanced placement, fine arts, vocational, and special education classes.

Public colleges and universities such as Mountain Empire Community College and The University of Virginia’s College at Wise have a variety of programs to provide excellent opportunities for students to continue their education after graduating. Nearby Lincoln Memorial University is a private, four-year institution located in Harrogate, Tennessee. Many other colleges are located within easy commuting distance from the county.

 
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