Leeds Elementary School

  • Leeds Elementary School serves 495 students in grades 1-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 43% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 29% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Leeds Elementary School's student population of 495 students has declined by 44% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 64% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-5
Total Students495 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Leeds Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Leeds Elementary School is 0.56, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall School Rank#746 out of 1,264 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio28:118:1
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
14%
7%
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Black
23%
33%
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White
61%
55%
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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 Leeds Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.560.34
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Leeds Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLeeds City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Leeds Leeds High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 486 students
    0.3 miles
    1500 Greenwave Drive
    Leeds, AL 35094
    (205)699-4510
    0.3 9-12 486
  • Gadsden Leeds Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 423 students
    1.1 miles
    1771 Whitmire Street
    Gadsden, AL 35904
    (205)699-4505
    1.1 5-8 423
  • Leeds Leeds Primary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 569 students
    1.6 miles
    991 Park Drive
    Leeds, AL 35094
    (205)702-4206
    1.6 PK-2 569
  • Moody Moody Elementary School
    Grades: PK-3 | 876 students
    3.8 miles
    1006 H L Blocker Cir
    Moody, AL 35004
    (205)640-2180
    3.8 PK-3 876
  • Moody Moody Middle School
    Grades: 4-6 | 592 students
    3.8 miles
    696 High School Drive
    Moody, AL 35004
    (205)640-2190
    3.8 4-6 592

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