East Leonard School

  • East Leonard School serves 178 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • East Leonard School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.

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School Overview

  • East Leonard School's student population of 178 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students178 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • East Leonard School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,119 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of East Leonard School is 0.67, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank#2316 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
27%
8%
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Black
44%
18%
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White
18%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
4%
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Diversity Score0.670.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGrand Rapids School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to East Leonard School is Bethany Based School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Grand Rapids Bethany Based School Alternative School
    Grades: 4-12 | 19 students
    0.5 miles
    901 Eastern Ave Ne
    Grand Rapids, MI 49503
    (616) 245-7708
    0.5 4-12 19
  • Grand Rapids Coit Arts Academy
    Grades: K-5 | 246 students
    0.7 miles
    617 Coit Ave Ne
    Grand Rapids, MI 49503
    (616) 819-2390
    0.7 K-5 246
  • Grand Rapids Kent Hills School
    Grades: PK-5 | 224 students
    0.7 miles
    1445 Emerald Ave Ne
    Grand Rapids, MI 49505
    (616) 819-2727
    0.7 PK-5 224
  • Grand Rapids Palmer School
    Grades: PK-5 | 231 students
    0.8 miles
    309 Palmer St Ne
    Grand Rapids, MI 49505
    (616) 819-2929
    0.8 PK-5 231
  • Grand Rapids Wellspring Preparatory High School Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 457 students
    0.8 miles
    1031 Page Ne
    Grand Rapids, MI 49505
    (616) 235-9500
    0.8 9-12 457

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