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Leake Central Elementary School

Traditional Public School

603 Hwy. 16 West

Carthage, MS 39051

601-267-9148

Overview

Leake Central Elementary School serves 905 students in grades PreK-5. This school is a traditional public school and its 2019 accountability rating was C. Per student spending for this school is $7,678.

Grades

PreK

K

1

2

3

4

5

Performance

C

2019 Accountability Rating
Mississippi Department of Education

Funding

$

Tax-Funded
$7,678/Child

Demographics

Leake Central Elementary School serves 905 students. This high-poverty school body is 19.67% White and 57.13% African-American.

School

Teachers
Total: 59
Student-Teacher Ratio: 7:1
Experienced: 77%
In-Field: 90% 
Principals
Total: 3
Experienced: 100%

Students
Total Enrollment: 905

By Grade:

  •       Special Pre-K: 32
  •       K: 142
  •       Special Elementary: 27
  •       1: 144
  •       2: 157
  •       3: 129
  •       4: 147
  •       5: 127

By Racial and Ethnic Composition:

  •       African-American: 57%
  •       Hispanic: 19%
  •       White: 20%
  •       Two or More: 3%
  •       Other: 1%

District

Teachers
Total: 181
Student-Teacher Ratio: 7:1
Experienced: 71%
In-Field: 93% 
Principals
Total: 12
Experienced: 91%

Students
Total Enrollment: 2,618

By Grade:

  •       Special Pre-K: 41
  •       K: 192
  •       Special Elementary: 51
  •       1: 191
  •       2: 215
  •       3: 185
  •       4: 186
  •       5: 180
  •       6: 233
  •       7: 231
  •       8: 214
  •       9: 174
  •       10: 206
  •       11: 153
  •       12: 143
  •       Special Secondary: 23

Community

Kemper County

Total Population: 9,742

  •       Males: 4,889
  •       Females: 4,853

Growth: -6.83%
Number of Households: 3,920
Median Income: $37,305

Race/Ethnicity Male Female Total % Change
Non-Hispanic White or Caucasian 1,659 1,666 3,325 -10%
Black or African American 3,024 2,955 5,979 -5%
Asian-American 4 15 19 90%
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander 0 0 0 0%
Native American and Alaska Native 164 176 340 -12%
Hispanic American 46 46 92 77%
Two or more races 38 41 79 3%


Performance

State Testing

Mathematics Proficiency: 5.5%
English Proficiency: 21.3%
Science Proficiency: 44.2%

Discipline

  • In-School Suspensions: 0
  • Out-of-School Suspensions: <5
  • Expulsions: 0
  • Incidents of Violence: <10
  • Referral to Law Enforcement: 0
  • School-Based Arrests: 0

Funding

Leake Central Elementary School is a traditional public school funded by local, state, and federal tax dollars. Per student spending for this school is $7,678.

Total

Per-student Spending: $7,678

State/Local

Per-student Spending: $6,619

Federal

Per-student Spending: $779

Overall Rating

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