Les Elementary School (Closed 2015)

209 Pine Street
Lexington, MS 39095
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Les Elementary School served 679 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 39% (which was lower than the Mississippi state average of 64%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 41% (which was lower than the Mississippi state average of 56%) for the 2013-14 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 was higher than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment was 99% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students679 students
This chart display total students of Les Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Les Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Les Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
39%
64%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Les Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
41%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Les Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio22:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Les Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
4%
Black
99%
48%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Les Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
1%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Les Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Les Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score
0.020.58
This chart display the diversity score of Les Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Les Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
2%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Les Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHolmes County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Les Elementary School is Holmes County Central High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is S V Marshall Elementary School (8.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is William Dean Junior Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
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