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
    NewelltonLA 71357
    (318)467-5109
    186 students | Gr. PK-8
  • St. JosephTensas Elementary School
    Frontage Rd
    St. JosephLA 71366
    (318)766-3346
    279 students | Gr. PK-6
  • St. Joseph
    Tensas High School
    720 Plank Rd
    St. JosephLA 71366
    (318)766-3585
    242 students | Gr. 7-12
Overview
Tensas Parish School District (LA) District Average
# of Students 242 students
Tensas Parish School District Total Students (1988-2012)
# of Teachers 20 Teacher(s) 54
Tensas Parish School District Total Teachers (1987-2012)
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 9
Tensas Parish School District Students Teachers Ratio (1987-2012)
# of Male Students 131 students 276
% Male Students 56.5% 52.1
# of Female Students 373 students 718
% Female Students 43.5% 22.9
Students by Ethnicity:
# of American Indian Students n/a 30
% American Indian Students
n/a 4.6
# of Asian Students n/a 36
% Asian Students
n/a 5.1
# of Hispanic Students 4 students 68
% Hispanic Students
1.7% 8.9
# of Black Students 228 students 281
% Black Students
92.8% 44.9
# of White Students 17 students 319
% White Students
6.1% 51.7
# of Other Students 1 students 27
% 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 students 62
# of Students in Kindergarten: 16 students 90
# of Students in 1st Grade: 19 students 87
# of Students in 2nd Grade: 30 students 88
# of Students in 3rd Grade: 23 students 84
# of Students in 4th Grade: 24 students 90
# of Students in 5th Grade: 17 students 87
# of Students in 6th Grade: 15 students 117
# of Students in 7th Grade: 28 students 122
# of Students in 8th Grade: 14 students 121
# of Students in 9th Grade: 39 students 140
# of Students in 10th Grade: 43 students 133
# of Students in 11th Grade: 37 students 123
# of Students in 12th Grade: 36 students 117
# of Ungraded Students: n/a 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.