Leon Springs Elementary School

  • Leon Springs Elementary School serves 509 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 92% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 92% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Leon Springs Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

Leon Springs Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Leon Springs Elementary School's student population of 509 students has grown by 26% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students509 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Leon Springs Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (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 increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Leon Springs Elementary School is 0.58, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#474 out of 7953 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
92%
78%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
92%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
4%
4%
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Hispanic
47%
52%
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Black
2%
13%
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White
45%
28%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Leon Springs Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.580.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorthside Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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