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School leader:  Mrs Rachel Real Poovey
801 Wilson St NE
Decatur, AL 35601

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(256) 552-3056
(256) 552-4690
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Submitted by a parent · March 14, 2013
Very disappointed with the direction the school is headed! We began Leon Sheffield 5 years ago and now with our second child, I have to say the quality of teachers and curriculum offerings are sliding quickly. Leon Sheffield really offers... more

Submitted by a parent · March 14, 2013
Having had children in both a neighborhood school and the magnet program, I can truthfully say what an amazing job I think the faculty,staff, and administration do here at Leon Sheffield. As far as the foreign language program no longer being in... more

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Submitted by a parent · April 14, 2008
Gordon-Bibb School is no more. The magnet program once housed there has moved to Leon Sheffield Elementary School. The buildings were torn down and replaced with a new school, Banks-Caddell Elementary School. It is a 'regular' school, and does not... more

Submitted by a parent · January 19, 2006
This school is amazing! They have moved this year because of construction and everyone was feeling nervous at the begining of the year about the new place. They did a wonderful job and the kids are very happy. They are as strong as ever in... more

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Leon Sheffield Magnet Elementary School
801 Wilson St NE, Decatur, AL  35601
(256) 552-3056
Last modified Leon Sheffield Magnet Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K, 3-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 9 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Leon Sheffield Magnet Elementary School Rating: 5 out of 5 based on 7 reviews. Top