this school is amazing i went there from kindergarden to fifth rgade and it was my favorite learnign excperience my older sister did the 6 years also and now my little sister is going to the fifth grade the teachersare amazing and the staff is kind and caring to all students i recommend this school for any parent
The principal is great, she is the best of what anyone can have. She cares A LOT and have great respect for those in the school and in her present. LOVE HER LOVE HER!!!!
In one word... HORRIBLE!!!! My daughter transferred there in early in the school year (Sept) and we tried to speak with the people in the office who was extremely rude. We waited for the principle and she was even ruder!! She rolls her eyes at parents and answers in a short answer "NO" as if you're a child! As far as academics, she never had homework checked (teacher gave credit for completing but never checked for errors) and never given test results! And watch out if you can't remember fifth grade work because there was no notes to refer to. Basically as a parent, you had to teach your child to the best of your knowledge and never found out if you were right since it was never graded.. The worst school experience I've ever seen!! You can expect unprofessional attitudes from staff, but can't work with rude principle too!
I have had four kids attend this school.The teachers and principal are very caring and encouraging.One of my sons had trouble reading in kindergarten and took Summer school.His teachers, Ms.Bragg and Rebocheck ( sp ? ) were able to raise his scores to a third grade level.Math and Science carnivals are available .The kids loved them and benefited from them greatly.Writer's luncheon was a big hit too.My daughter was motivated by the author of ' Octavia ' ,Doreen Rathmell Meredith .
My son was labled early on as a slow reader in 2nd grade. Although he preformed well in other areas the Princepal and teachers tried to retain him. I went through a third party to have him tested, and wouldn t you know it? This third party explained he passed the D.S.T.P. for the second grade. This is a test that Leasure doesn t even give until third grade. Needless to say this third party has forwarded my sons passing test results to the School District and suggested I look in to legal representation for my son due to labeling and selective discrimination.
I finally had to remove my son from this school. The students that attend this school were a little too rough for my son. The teachers have their hands full. Academics were border line and just was not up to the standard I want for my son.
My daughter has been going to Leasure School for the past 4 years. She loves it there and the staff is great. We have not had any problems at all with staff or other kids.
My daughter is in her second year at Leasure and she loves it. we haven't had any problems. She really misses Mrs.Barron,the teacher she had for her first year at Leasure. My son is in Kindergarten and he loves it. He is excited every day to go to school. I think Leasure is a very good school.Thanks to all the great staff.
From a parental viewpoint...there is nothing bad about this school at all! We job transferred to Delaware from Florida - and my son has done very well here after struggling in Florida schools. (Granted Florida schools are the worst) At Leasure, the teachers are very good, communicate well with the parents and provide a well balanced education. The principle and staff are very involved and listen to suggestions for improvement and ideas. There are great extracurricular programs - including one of the best chorus teachers! The art program is really good too.
I was a former student at this school and I think it shouldn't even be considered as a place you would want to send your kid. Nothing is wrong with the teachers it's the kids that come into the school. When I went there I had a problem with one of these kids in 1st grade! He would give the teacher the finger , he called me racial names, he stole my lunch money and then when somebody would lend me their money to buy lunch he would spit in all of my food and then take it off my tray! The worst thing about it was not a whole lot was done about it and it continued through out that year. So please think twice before you send you kid here
Community ratings and reviews do not represent the views of GreatSchools nor does GreatSchools check their accuracy or verify the reviewers' identities. Use your discretion when evaluating these reviews.
The Community Rating is the school’s average rating from its community members (e.g., parents, students, and school staff). The highest possible rating is five stars; the lowest is one star.
To start a new list, click OK. Otherwise click Cancel.
Thank you! You will begin to receive newsletters from us shortly.
Great work! Only one more step. Now we just need you to verify your email address. Please click on the link in the email we just sent you to complete your registration.
Great work! Only one more step. Now we just need you to verify your email address. Please click on the link in the email we just sent you to submit your review.
Please click on the link in the verification email we just sent you to complete your change of email address.
Whoops! It looks like we still need to verify your email. To do so, please click on the link in the email we sent you. Can't find the e-mail? Click the button below and we'll send you a new one.
Thanks for registering. Welcome to GreatSchools, the largest online community committed to improving educational outcomes through parental involvement.
Thanks for verifying your updated email address.
Oops! You haven't verified your email address yet. To do so, please click on the link in the email we sent you. Can't find the email? Click the button below to receive a new one.
Oops! That email verification link has expired. Please click the button below to receive a new one.
Create an account to submit your answers.
Sign in with an existing GreatSchools account or using Facebook:
Your review has been posted to GreatSchools.
Share with friends! Post your opinion of Leasure (May B.) Elementary School on Facebook.
Welcome to GreatSchools!
For principals and school officials, we offer a special Enhanced School Profile (ESP) which allows you to update and add information about your school, as well as respond to reviews. If you are a school official, click Continue to start.
Please note that it can take up to 48 hours for your comment to be posted to our site. While you're here, we'd like to invite you to fill out a survey on your school's programs, activities, and extracurriculars. It only takes a few minutes and will help parents get a full picture of your school.
Get started now! You have successfully registered and can now start updating your Official School Profile. The information you provide is extremely valuable in helping parents and students learn more about your school, so thanks for taking the time!
Thank you for registering as a school leader. We just need to verify your email address. We've sent you an email - please click on the link in that message to get started editing your school's information!
Thanks! We just sent you an email – please click on the link in the email to post your answers.
Get timely updates for Leasure (May B.) Elementary School, including performance data and recently posted user reviews.