Leake Central Elementary School



Leake Central Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Leake Central Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 162
1 184
2 203
3 197
4 139
5 183
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 45

Leake Central Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Carthage, MS in the Leake County School District. It enrolls 1,113 students in grades 1st through 12th. Leake Central Elementary School is the 8th largest public school in Mississippi and the 738th largest nationally. It has 17.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,113
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 62.77

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Leake Central Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 560
(50%)
1,054
(51%)
 Female 553
(50%)
997
(49%)

Leake Central Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 641
(58%)
1,264
(62%)
 White 274
(25%)
493
(24%)
 Hispanic 158
(14%)
237
(12%)
 Two or More 24
(2%)
34
(2%)
 American Indian 9
(1%)
13
(1%)
 Asian 6
(1%)
9
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)

Leake Central Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 971
(87%)
1,786
(87%)
 Not Eligible 79
(7%)
148
(7%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 63
(6%)
117
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 509 ranked schools in Mississippi, Leake Central Elementary School is ranked 3rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Leake Central Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (92.9%) is higher than the state average of 77.0%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Leake Central Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 884
2006 887
2007 898
2008 888
2009 915
2010 825
2011 868
2012 1233
2013 1149
2014 1159
2015 1113

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 22.6
2006 18.6
2007 17.7
2008 18
2009 17.8
2010 17.6
2011 18.1
2012 21
2013 18.8
2014 18.5
2015 17.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.77036199095023
2006 0.79932356257046
2007 0.79175946547884
2008 0.80968468468468
2009 0.84371584699454
2010 0.87636363636364
2011 0.88940092165899
2012 0.89051094890511
2013 0.91296779808529
2014 0.92062122519413
2015 0.92902066486972

Compare Leake Central Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,535.9% 15.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,770.0% 17.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 77.0%
 
This School 92.9%
 

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Public KG - 05 1,113 17.7:1  
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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