7777 Hwy 699
Cornettsville, KY 41731
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Leatherwood Elementary School serves 112 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Leatherwood Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 30%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 42%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 15:1.

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 112 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in KY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Leatherwood Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

School Overview

Leatherwood Elementary School's student population of 112 students has declined by 32% over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
112 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
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School Rankings

Leatherwood Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,230 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Leatherwood Elementary School is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#730 out of 1230 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
30%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
n/a
8%
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Black
n/a
11%
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White
100%
75%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.00
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Leatherwood Elementary School's ranking?
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

20-24% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 30% KY state average), while 35-39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% KY state average).

How many students attend Leatherwood Elementary School?

112 students attend Leatherwood Elementary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

100% of Leatherwood Elementary School students are White.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Leatherwood Elementary School?

Leatherwood Elementary School has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 15:1.

What grades does Leatherwood Elementary School offer ?

Leatherwood Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-8 (offers virtual instruction).

What school district is Leatherwood Elementary School part of?

Leatherwood Elementary School is part of Perry County School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 112 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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