Leon Elementary School

138 Aylor St,

Leon, WV, 25123-9712

Tel: (304)458-1710
Grades: PK-6

138 students

Leon Elementary School serves 138 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the WV average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 8%.
Leon Elementary School operates within the Mason County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 138 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 138 students
Leon Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Leon Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Leon Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.15. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 14:1
Leon Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
1%
Leon Elementary School Hispanic (2009-2010)
Black
2%
5%
Leon Elementary School Black (2004-2012)
White
95%
92%
Leon Elementary School White (1990-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Leon Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Leon 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.
0.10 0.15
Leon Elementary School Diversity Score (2001-2012)
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.
57%
45%
Leon Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2012)
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.
6%
8%
Leon Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,764 students has grown by 57% over five years.
School District Name Mason County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
10
Number of Students Managed 6,764 3,689
Mason County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $51 MM $44 MM
Mason County s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $51 MM $44 MM
Mason County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,904 $11,815
Mason County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,873 $11,723
Mason County s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Buffalo High School (9.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Mason County Career Center (12.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Buffalo Elementary School (9.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Buffalo Buffalo High School
    3317 Buffalo Rd
    Buffalo , WV , 25033
    (304)937-2661
    9.5  mi  |  283  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Buffalo Buffalo Elementary School
    Rt. 2 Box 93
    Buffalo , WV , 25033
    (304)937-2651
    9.7  mi  |  236  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Evans Evans Elementary School
    205 Schoolhouse Dr
    Evans , WV , 25241
    (304)372-7333
    10.7  mi  |  156  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Cottageville Cottageville Elementary School
    100 School St
    Cottageville , WV , 25239
    (304)372-7330
    10.9  mi  |  143  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Point Pleasant Roosevelt Elementary School
    Route 2 Box 841
    Point Pleasant , WV , 25550
    (304)675-3337
    11.6  mi  |  306  students  |  Gr.  KG-6

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