Leyendecker Elementary School

  • Leyendecker Elementary School serves 509 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 54% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Leyendecker Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Leyendecker Elementary School's student population of 509 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students509 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Leyendecker Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Leyendecker Elementary School is 0.00, 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#2008 out of 7999 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Leyendecker Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Leyendecker Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
100%
52%
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Black
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13%
White
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28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Leyendecker Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Leyendecker Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.000.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Leyendecker Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (03-04)
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Leyendecker Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLaredo Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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