Leatherwood Elementary School

  • Leatherwood Elementary School serves 199 students in grades KG-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the KY average of 17:1.
  • Leatherwood Elementary School operates within the Perry County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 199 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-8
Total Students199 students
Leatherwood Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Leatherwood Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
Leatherwood Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeLeatherwood Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(KY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
Leatherwood Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Leatherwood Elementary School Asian Students (2003-2014)
Black
n/a
11%
Leatherwood Elementary School Black Students (1988-2011)
White
100%
78%
Leatherwood Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Leatherwood Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
n/a0.38
Leatherwood Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
67%
51%
Leatherwood Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
2%
6%
Leatherwood Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Perry County School District's student population of 4,239 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,205 in this district is less than the state average of $10,260. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,085 is less than the state average of $10,180. The district spending/student has declined by 8% over four years.
School District NamePerry County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
6
Number of Students Managed4,2392,307
Perry County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$44 MM$24 MM
Perry County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$43 MM$24 MM
Perry County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,205$10,260
Perry County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,085$10,180
Perry County School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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