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Leeds Elementary School

Public | PK-5

 
 

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Posted May 11, 2007

My child has attended this school since Kindergarten, and is in the IEP Program. I feel as though my daughter is being left behind. My daughter struggles a great deal with math and handwriting. I feel as though she does not get enough homework and it upsets me that no writing assignments are sent home. I had to purchase additional writing material from various stores so she can improve her handwriting. If only the teachers would be aloud to spend a quality amount of time on each subject I think it would make a great difference in these kids who have a learning disability. I'am very active in my child's education and only want the best!
—Submitted by a parent


Posted March 25, 2007

This is a quality school with a caring and engaged faculty. The leadership team is strong and involved. There is a Challenge Program available for those students who exceed expectations. My son has been a student at this school since Kindergarten and will graduate this year.
—Submitted by a parent


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The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
Math

The state average for Math was 82% in 2013.

56 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
84%

2012

 
 
97%

2011

 
 
>=95%

2010

 
 
85%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 83% in 2013.

56 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
95%

2012

 
 
95%

2011

 
 
90%

2010

 
 
86%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Maryland used the Maryland School Assessment (MSA) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and grades 5 and 8 in science. The MSA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Maryland. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

Source: Maryland State Department of Education

Math

The state average for Math was 89% in 2013.

59 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
83%

2012

 
 
96%

2011

 
 
80%

2010

 
 
93%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 88% in 2013.

60 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
92%

2012

 
 
96%

2011

 
 
92%

2010

 
 
93%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Maryland used the Maryland School Assessment (MSA) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and grades 5 and 8 in science. The MSA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Maryland. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

Source: Maryland State Department of Education

Math

The state average for Math was 81% in 2013.

60 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
85%

2012

 
 
76%

2011

 
 
90%

2010

 
 
80%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 88% in 2013.

60 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
97%

2012

 
 
97%

2011

 
 
>=95%

2010

 
 
94%
Science

The state average for Science was 67% in 2013.

60 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
68%

2012

 
 
55%

2011

 
 
73%

2010

 
 
66%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Maryland used the Maryland School Assessment (MSA) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and grades 5 and 8 in science. The MSA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Maryland. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

Source: Maryland State Department of Education

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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 88% 42%
Two or more races 6% 4%
Black 3% 35%
Hispanic 2% 12%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 6%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 39%N/A42%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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615 Deaver Rd
Elkton, MD 21921
Phone: (410) 996-5070

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