Leighton Elementary School is a Pre-K through Grade 6 school in Leighton, Alabama which serves 392 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 low teacher turnover are positive attributes of our school. Individual students have 1 to 1 access to Google Chrome books. In an effort to promote parental and community support at our school, we have a led sign out front and a school Facebook page online.