Leopold Elementary School

2602 Post Rd
Madison, WI 53713
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 625 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Leopold Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 39%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 24% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 38%).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 32% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 625 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 76%
  • : Bottom 50% in WI
  • : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • : 24% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WI Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Leopold Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Wisconsin for:

School Overview

Leopold Elementary School's student population of 625 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 56 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
625 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
56 teachers
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School Rankings

Leopold Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,991 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Leopold Elementary School is 0.73, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (WI)
#1674 out of 1991 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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20%
39%
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24%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Leopold Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
20-24%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
5%
4%
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Hispanic
38%
13%
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Black
25%
9%
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White
24%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.73
This chart display the diversity score of Leopold Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Leopold Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WI Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Leopold Elementary School's ranking?
Leopold Elementary School is ranked #1674 out of 1,991 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Wisconsin.
What schools are Leopold Elementary School often compared to?
Leopold Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Lincoln Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
20% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 39% WI state average), while 24% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 38% WI state average).
How many students attend Leopold Elementary School?
625 students attend Leopold Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
38% of Leopold Elementary School students are Hispanic, 25% of students are Black, 24% of students are White, 8% of students are Two or more races, and 5% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Leopold Elementary School?
Leopold Elementary School has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 13:1.
What grades does Leopold Elementary School offer ?
Leopold Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Leopold Elementary School part of?
Leopold Elementary School is part of Madison Metropolitan School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 625 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 76%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • : 24% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WI Dept. of Education

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