Leatherwood Elementary School

Tel: (606)675-4431
Grades: KG-8

200 students

Leatherwood Elementary School serves 200 students in grades KG-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the KY average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 1% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 19%.
Leatherwood Elementary School operates within the Perry County School District.

Overview

The student population of 200 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 200 students
Leatherwood Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Leatherwood Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Leatherwood Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.02 is less than the state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Leatherwood Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Leatherwood Elementary School Asian (2003-2007)
Hispanic
n/a
4%
Black
n/a
11%
Leatherwood Elementary School Black (1988-2011)
White
99%
81%
Leatherwood Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Leatherwood Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Leatherwood Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.02 0.33
Leatherwood Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
77%
46%
Leatherwood Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
2%
7%
Leatherwood Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,496 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Perry County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
6
Number of Students Managed 4,496 2,354
Perry County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $44 MM $24 MM
Perry County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $42 MM $23 MM
Perry County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,068 $10,129
Perry County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,607 $9,906
Perry County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Hazard High School (11.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Roy G Eversole Middle School (12 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hayes Lewis Elementary School (7.6 miles away)
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    Viper , KY , 41774
    (606)439-3837
    4.9  mi  |  275  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Yeaddiss Hayes Lewis Elementary School
    10130 Cutshin Rd
    Yeaddiss , KY , 41777
    (606)279-4121
    7.6  mi  |  139  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Happy Robert W Combs Elementary School
    Hwy 15 South
    Happy , KY , 41746
    (606)476-2518
    7.7  mi  |  437  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Blackey Letcher Elementary School
    160 Lhs Dr
    Blackey , KY , 41804
    (606)633-2524
    9.9  mi  |  340  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Cumberland Cumberland Elementary School
    322 Golf Course Rd
    Cumberland , KY , 40823
    (606)589-2511
    11  mi  |  613  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

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