Leighton Elementary School



Leighton Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Leighton Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 41
1 44
2 43
3 50
4 38
5 50
6 43
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Leighton Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Oswego, NY in the Oswego City School District. It enrolls 309 students in grades 1st through 12th. Leighton Elementary School is the 2,218th largest public school in New York and the 40,796th largest nationally. It has 11.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 309
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 25.86
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 40,796th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New York: 2,218th out of 2,782
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 587th out of 2,753
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 2,040th out of 2,753

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Leighton Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 155
(50%)
983
(49%)
 Male 154
(50%)
1,040
(51%)

Leighton Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 275
(89%)
1,799
(89%)
 Hispanic 22
(7%)
105
(5%)
 Two or More 7
(2%)
55
(3%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
25
(1%)
 Black 2
(1%)
38
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Leighton Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 198
(64%)
1,032
(51%)
 Not Eligible 91
(29%)
850
(42%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 20
(6%)
141
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,554 ranked schools in New York, Leighton Elementary School is ranked 1,235th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Leighton Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (70.6%) is higher than the state average of 53.2%. 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.

Leighton Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 446
2006 447
2007 475
2008 475
2009 494
2010 502
2011 480
2012 378
2013 365
2014 331
2015 309

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.5
2006 13.5
2007 13.2
2008 13.6
2009 14.3
2010 14.8
2011 14.1
2012 11.5
2013 12.2
2014 11
2015 11.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.54484304932735
2006 0.42505592841163
2007 0.42526315789474
2008 0.50736842105263
2009 0.51012145748988
2010 0.56573705179283
2011 0.5125
2012 0.55820105820106
2013 0.58630136986301
2014 0.69184290030211
2015 0.70550161812298

Compare Leighton Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,190.0% 11.9:1
 
1,278.3% 12.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 70.6%
 

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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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