Leach (john G.) School

  • Leach (john G.) School serves 77 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Delaware state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Delaware state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the Delaware state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Delaware state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Leach (john G.) School's student population of 77 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students77 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Leach (john G.) School's student:teacher ratio of 5:1 has decreased from 6:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Leach (john G.) School is 0.66, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (DE)
Overall School Rank#179 out of 200 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Leach (john G.) School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Delaware by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio5:115:1
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Asian
5%
4%
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Hispanic
16%
17%
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Black
32%
30%
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White
47%
45%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Leach (john G.) School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in DE.
Diversity Score0.660.53
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Leach (john G.) School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Delaware by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameColonial School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

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