Leeds Elementary School

  • Leeds Elementary School serves 707 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 71% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 77%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 71% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 75%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Leeds Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Iowa 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 15:1 is equal to the Iowa state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Iowa state average of 24%.

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School Overview

  • Leeds Elementary School's student population of 707 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students707 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Leeds Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,239 schools in Iowa (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Leeds Elementary School is 0.59, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#979 out of 1239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
77%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Leeds Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Iowa by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
75%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
27%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Leeds Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
5%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Leeds Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
58%
76%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Leeds Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
7%
4%
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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 IA.
Diversity Score0.590.40
This chart display the diversity score of Leeds Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Iowa by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Leeds Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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 Iowa by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSioux City Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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