Mascot: Red Raiders
Colors: Red & White
Motto: The sun that sets may never rise, but Raider spirit never dies!
Robert E. Lee High School is home to the Red Raiders and has served the East Texas community since opening in 1958. Robert E. Lee, part of the Tyler Independent School District, is classified as a UIL 6A school and is the largest high school in East Texas. The Tyler Lee Red Raiders, along with the John Tyler Lions, join Longview, Mesquite and Rockwall Schools to form 6A District 11. REL offers a variety of Pre-AP and AP level courses as well as Career Technology Education programs and Fine Arts. Robert E Lee also offers Dual Credit courses and the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme.