Leicester Central School

  • Leicester Central School serves 44 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-59% (which is higher than the Vermont state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-39% (which is lower than the Vermont state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Leicester Central School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Vermont for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Vermont state level of 12:1.

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School Overview

  • Leicester Central School's student population of 44 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has declined by 33% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students44 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Leicester Central School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 290 schools in Vermont (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 8:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Leicester Central School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.19. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VT)
Overall School Rank#177 out of 290 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)50-59%
43%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)30-39%
54%
Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
2%
2%
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Black
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2%
White
96%
90%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.170.19
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Leicester Central School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Vermont by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOtter Valley Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VT Dept. of Education

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