Leslie Elementary School
10 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Leslie Elementary School
Leslie Elementary School is a public school located in the heart of a vibrant and diverse community in the city of Leslie. The school is dedicated to providing a high quality education to its students, and has a strong commitment to helping them reach their full potential. Leslie Elementary School strives to create a safe and welcoming environment for its students and families, and to foster a sense of community and belonging.
The school offers a variety of programs and activities to meet the needs of its students. From the Early Childhood program to the Gifted and Talented program, the school provides a wide range of options to help students reach their goals. Leslie Elementary also offers a variety of extracurricular activities, such as art, music, and physical education, as well as clubs and organizations that provide students with the opportunity to explore their interests.
Leslie Elementary School is committed to helping its students succeed, and provides a variety of resources and support to ensure that they reach their goals. The school also offers a variety of community events and activities that allow students to get involved and build relationships with their peers.
At Leslie Elementary School, we believe that all students should have the opportunity to reach their fullest potential and be successful. We strive to create an environment where students can thrive and reach their goals.
800 Elm St
Leslie, AR 72645
4 – 6
Overview Leslie Elementary School
Leslie Elementary School serves 180 students in grades 4-6.
Leslie Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Arkansas state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 40% (majority Black).
Verdict on Leslie Elementary School
Leslie Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 993 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.The diversity score of Leslie Elementary School is 0.12, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school’s diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.