Leighton Elementary School is a Pre-K through Grade 6 school in Leighton, Alabama which serves 306 students. It is located in a rural community of Colbert County, which is a part of the Colbert County School System. Colbert County Schools serve approximately 2,800 students.
Currently, 89.9% of Leighton Elementary students are served under the free/reduced lunch program. Leighton Elementary School has 45 teachers/staff members with 100% having received highly qualified teaching status.
Small class sizes and very little teacher turnover are positive attributes of our school. Additionally, each classroom is equipped with Smart Board technology and Google Chrome boxes. In an effort to promote parental and community support at our school, we recently purchased an electronic LED sign.