Leona H. Cox Community Elementary School

  • Leona H. Cox Community Elementary School serves 483 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 41% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 61% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • Leona H. Cox Community Elementary School's student population of 483 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 30% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students483 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Leona H. Cox Community Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 30:1 has increased from 24:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Leona H. Cox Community Elementary School is 0.56, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#2328 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Leona H. Cox Community Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Leona H. Cox Community Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio30:123:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Leona H. Cox Community Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
5%
11%
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Hispanic
62%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Leona H. Cox Community Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Leona H. Cox Community Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
23%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Leona H. Cox Community Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.560.41
This chart display the diversity score of Leona H. Cox Community Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Leona H. Cox Community Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Leona H. Cox Community Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSulphur Springs Union School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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