Lead Academy



Lead Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Lead Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 22
1 14
2 21
3 23
4 23
5 23
6 43
7 37
8 31
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Lead Academy is a public elementary school located in Greenville, SC in the Sc Public Charter School District. It enrolls 237 students in grades 1st through 12th. Lead Academy is the 644th largest public school in South Carolina and the 46,355th largest nationally. It has 10.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 237
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 10.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 23

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Lead Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 126
(53%)
7,822
(48%)
 Female 111
(47%)
8,395
(52%)

Lead Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 117
(49%)
3,397
(21%)
 White 64
(27%)
10,980
(68%)
 Hispanic 42
(18%)
878
(5%)
 Two or More 11
(5%)
545
(3%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
309
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
34
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
74
(0%)

Lead Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 132
(56%)
5,974
(37%)
 Not Eligible 81
(34%)
8,577
(53%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 24
(10%)
1,666
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 701 ranked schools in South Carolina, Lead Academy is ranked 620th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Lead Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (65.8%) is slightly higher than the state average of 62.8%. 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.

Compare Lead Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,030.0% 10.3:1
 
1,443.1% 14.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.8%
 
This School 65.8%
 

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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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