Tensas Parish School District  Public Schools

All Schools
(3)
High Schools
(1)
Elementary
(2)
Pre-K
(2)
There are 3 public schools managed by Tensas Parish School District serving 707 students in Newellton, LA.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Louisiana state average of 55%.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is less than the state average of 14:1.

Tensas Parish School District Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • NewelltonNewellton Elementary School
    400 Verona
    NewelltonLA71357
    (318)467-5109
    186 students | Gr. PK-8
  • St. JosephTensas Elementary School
    Frontage Rd
    St. JosephLA71366
    (318)766-3346
    279 students | Gr. PK-6
  • St. Joseph
    Tensas High School
    720 Plank Rd
    St. JosephLA71366
    (318)766-3585
    242 students | Gr. 7-12
Overview
Tensas Parish School District (LA) District Average
# of Students 242 493 students
Tensas Parish School District Total Students (1988-2012)
# of Teachers 20 54 Teacher(s)
Tensas Parish School District Total Teachers (1987-2012)
Student : Teacher Ratio 12 9:1
Tensas Parish School District Students Teachers Ratio (1987-2012)
# of Male Students 131 276 students
% Male Students 56.5 52.1%
# of Female Students 373 718 students
% Female Students 43.5 22.9%
Students by Ethnicity:
# of American Indian Students 30 students
% American Indian Students
4.6%
# of Asian Students 36 students
% Asian Students
5.1%
# of Hispanic Students 4 68 students
% Hispanic Students
1.7 8.9%
# of Black Students 228 281 students
% Black Students
92.8 44.9%
# of White Students 17 319 students
% White Students
6.1 51.7%
# of Other Students 1 27 students
% of Other Students
0.5 4.5%
 
Louisiana State Ethnicity
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.
0.15 0.34
Tensas Parish School District Diversity Score (1990-2012)
Students by Grade:
# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: 4 62 students
# of Students in Kindergarten: 16 90 students
# of Students in 1st Grade: 19 87 students
# of Students in 2nd Grade: 30 88 students
# of Students in 3rd Grade: 23 84 students
# of Students in 4th Grade: 24 90 students
# of Students in 5th Grade: 17 87 students
# of Students in 6th Grade: 15 117 students
# of Students in 7th Grade: 28 122 students
# of Students in 8th Grade: 14 121 students
# of Students in 9th Grade: 39 140 students
# of Students in 10th Grade: 43 133 students
# of Students in 11th Grade: 37 123 students
# of Students in 12th Grade: 36 117 students
# of Ungraded Students: n/a
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Did You Know?
Tensas Parish School District public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.16, which is lower than the Louisiana average of 0.32. The most diverse school in the district is Newellton Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Louisiana or national school diversity statistics.