James Leitch Elementary School

  • James Leitch Elementary School serves 902 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 91% (which is higher than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

School Overview

  • James Leitch Elementary School's student population of 902 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2011)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-3
Total Students902 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (15-16)
91%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of James Leitch Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (15-16)
85-89%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of James Leitch Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio22:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
92%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in James Leitch Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in James Leitch Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in James Leitch Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
3%
23%
This chart display the percentage of White students in James Leitch Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in James Leitch Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.150.64
This chart display the diversity score of James Leitch Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in James Leitch Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
1%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in James Leitch Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFremont Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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