East St. John Elementary School

East St. John Elementary School serves 631 students in grades PK - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the LA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 54%.
East St. John Elementary School operates within the St. John The Baptist Parish School District.

School Overview

The student population of 631 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has declined by 30% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 631 students
East St. John Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % East St. John Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
East St. John Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade East St. John Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 is less 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 15:1 16:1
East St. John Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
5%
5%
East St. John Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
87%
44%
East St. John Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
7%
46%
East St. John Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
1%
2%
East St. John Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups East St. John Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown LA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.24 0.35
East St. John Elementary School Diversity Score (1990-2014)
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.
85%
60%
East St. John Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
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.
5%
7%
East St. John Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,964 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $13,898 is higher than the state average of $13,503. The district revenue/student has grown by 26% over four years.
The district spending/student of $15,396 is higher than the state average of $14,322. The district spending/student has grown by 65% over four years.
School District Name St. John The Baptist Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
5
Number of Students Managed 5,964 2,019
St. John The Baptist Parish School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $87 MM $30 MM
St. John The Baptist Parish School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $96 MM $31 MM
St. John The Baptist Parish School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $13,898 $13,503
St. John The Baptist Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $15,396 $14,322
St. John The Baptist Parish School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 East St. John High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Harry M. Hurst Middle School (12.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is John L. Ory Communications Magnet Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ReserveEast St. John High School
    0.6 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1327 students1 Wildcat Dr
    ReserveLA 70084
    (985)536-4226
    0.69-121327
  • La PlaceJohn L. Ory Communications Magnet Elementary School
    Magnet School
    1.2 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 445 students182 West Fifth St
    La PlaceLA 70068
    (985)651-3700
    1.2KG-8445
  • ReserveFifth Ward Elementary School
    1.6 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 486 students158 Panther Dr
    ReserveLA 70084
    (985)536-4221
    1.6KG-8486
  • La PlaceLaplace Elementary School
    1.9 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 1029 students393 Greenwood Dr
    La PlaceLA 70068
    (985)652-5552
    1.9KG-81029
  • La PlaceEmily C. Watkins Elementary School
    3 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 530 students938 La Hwy 628
    La PlaceLA 70068
    (985)652-1593
    3KG-8530

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