John G. Leach School is located in New Castle, DE and is one of 14 schools in Colonial School District. It is a sp-ed school that serves 102 students in grades PK-12.
Special Education schools are public schools that provide special services for children with disabilities (special physical, mental, or learning needs). Many special education schools also provide vocational training, adapted physical education, and assistive technology for their students.
John G. Leach School made AYP in 2009. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of Delaware in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See John G. Leach School's test results to learn more about school performance.
Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, John G. Leach School had 36% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Delaware had 48% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
Student Ethnicity (2011)
Colonial District Spending
The Colonial spends $11,355 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 62% on instruction, 33% on support services, 5% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Colonial District
In 2011, John G. Leach School had 6 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Delaware average is 14 students per full-time equivalent teacher.