Leake Central Elementary School

  • Leake Central Elementary School serves 1,080 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 27% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 37%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 25% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Leake Central Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 56%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Leake Central Elementary School's student population of 1,080 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 59 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students1,080 students
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Total Classroom Teachers59 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Leake Central Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 835 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Leake Central Elementary School is 0.59, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#525 out of 835 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
37%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
16%
4%
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Black
57%
48%
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White
25%
44%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Leake Central Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.590.57
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLeake County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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