Leigh Elementary School

  • Leigh Elementary School serves 151 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 90-94% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Nebraska state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Nebraska state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Nebraska state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Leigh Elementary School's student population of 151 students has grown by 55% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students151 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Leigh Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Leigh Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Leigh Elementary School is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NE)
Overall School Rank#66 out of 918 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Leigh Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Leigh Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Nebraska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
9%
19%
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Black
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Leigh Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
88%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Leigh Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Leigh Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NE.
Diversity Score0.220.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Leigh Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nebraska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLEIGH COMMUNITY SCHOOLS School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NE Dept. of Education

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