Abita Springs Elementary School

Abita Springs Elementary School serves 738 students in grades PK - 3.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the LA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 54%.
Abita Springs Elementary School operates within the St. Tammany Parish School District.

School Overview

The student population of 738 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-3
Total Students 738 students
Abita Springs Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Abita Springs Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Abita Springs Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Abita Springs Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.39 is more than the state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Abita Springs Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
5%
5%
Abita Springs Elementary School Black Students (1991-2014)
Black
15%
44%
Abita Springs Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
77%
46%
Abita Springs Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Abita Springs Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.39 0.35
Abita Springs Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
49%
60%
Abita Springs Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
12%
7%
Abita Springs Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

St. Tammany Parish School District's student population of 37,684 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $12,193 in this district is less than the state average of $13,503. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $14,118 is less than the state average of $14,322. The district spending/student has grown by 11% over four years.
School District Name St. Tammany Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
55
5
Number of Students Managed 37,684 2,019
St. Tammany Parish School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $439 MM $30 MM
St. Tammany Parish School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $509 MM $31 MM
St. Tammany Parish School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,193 $13,503
St. Tammany Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $14,118 $14,322
St. Tammany Parish School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Fontainebleau High School (5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Abita Springs Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is E. E. Lyon Elementary School (4.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Abita SpringsAbita Springs Middle School
    Grades: 4-6 | 440 students
    0.5 miles
    72079 Maple St
    Abita SpringsLA 70420
    (985)892-2070
    0.54-6440
  • CovingtonE. E. Lyon Elementary School
    Grades: PK-3 | 615 students
    4.2 miles
    1615 North Florida St
    CovingtonLA 70433
    (985)892-0869
    4.2PK-3615
  • CovingtonWilliam Pitcher Junior High School
    Grades: 7-8 | 329 students
    4.5 miles
    415 South Jefferson Ave
    CovingtonLA 70433
    (985)892-3021
    4.57-8329
  • CovingtonCovington Elementary School
    Grades: PK-3 | 596 students
    4.6 miles
    325 South Jackson St
    CovingtonLA 70433
    (985)892-4311
    4.6PK-3596
  • CovingtonPine View Middle School
    Grades: 4-6 | 659 students
    4.7 miles
    1200 West 27th Ave
    CovingtonLA 70433
    (985)892-6204
    4.74-6659

School Reviews

5.0  4/4/2007
ASES is a well known school by my entire family. My daughter is on her second year there. She has a speech impediment, which has improved tremendously. I am very well pleased with the progress of my daughter's educational level and the support from ASES. T. Whitehead
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