East Leonard School

  • East Leonard School serves 190 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 38%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 50%) for the 2015-16 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 32%.

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School Overview

  • East Leonard School's student population of 190 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students190 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • East Leonard School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,159 schools in Michigan (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of East Leonard School is 0.70, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank#2727 out of 3,159 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
27%
7%
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Black
43%
18%
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White
18%
68%
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Two or more races
12%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in East Leonard School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.700.28
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGrand Rapids School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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