Tensas Parish School District

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There are 3 public schools managed by Tensas Parish School District serving 680 students in Newellton, LA.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Louisiana state average of 56%.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the state average of 14:1.

Tensas Parish School District

  • School Location Students Grades
  • NewelltonNewellton Elementary School
    400 Verona
    NewelltonLA 71357
    (318)467-5109
    177 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • Saint JosephTensas Elementary School
    Frontage Rd
    Saint JosephLA 71366
    (318)766-3346
    248 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • Saint JosephTensas High School
    720 Plank Rd
    Saint JosephLA 71366
    (318)766-3585
    255 students | Gr. 7-12                      
Overview
Tensas Parish School District (LA) District Average
# of Students 248 students 507 students
Tensas Parish School District Total Students (1988-2013)
# of Teachers 17 Teacher(s) 53 Teacher(s)
Tensas Parish School District Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 10:1
Tensas Parish School District Students Teachers Ratio (1987-2013)
# of Male Students 143 students 276 students
% Male Students 56.1% 51.8%
# of Female Students 269 students 717 students
% Female Students 43.9% 48.3%
Students by Ethnicity:
# of American Indian Students n/a 28 students
% American Indian Students
n/a 4.4%
# of Asian Students n/a 37 students
% Asian Students
n/a 5.2%
# of Hispanic Students 2 students 71 students
% Hispanic Students
0.8% 9.5%
# of Black Students 229 students 286 students
% Black Students
90.2% 46.6%
# of White Students 22 students 317 students
% White Students
8.6% 50.2%
# of Two or more races Students 1 students 27 students
% of Two or more races Students
0.6% 4.2%
# of Hawaiian Students n/a 5 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a 0.9%
 
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.
0.18 0.34
Tensas Parish School District Diversity Score (1990-2013)
Students by Grade:
# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: 5 students 60 students
# of Students in Kindergarten: 19 students 92 students
# of Students in 1st Grade: 16 students 90 students
# of Students in 2nd Grade: 17 students 85 students
# of Students in 3rd Grade: 29 students 84 students
# of Students in 4th Grade: 24 students 87 students
# of Students in 5th Grade: 22 students 85 students
# of Students in 6th Grade: 15 students 116 students
# of Students in 7th Grade: 17 students 125 students
# of Students in 8th Grade: 18 students 129 students
# of Students in 9th Grade: 40 students 148 students
# of Students in 10th Grade: 36 students 133 students
# of Students in 11th Grade: 45 students 121 students
# of Students in 12th Grade: 33 students 118 students
# of Ungraded Students: n/a n/a
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