Folsom Elementary School

Folsom Elementary School serves 433 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the LA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 54%.
Folsom Elementary School operates within the St. Tammany Parish School District.

School Overview

The student population of 433 students has declined by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 433 students
Folsom Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Folsom Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Folsom Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Folsom Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 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 13:1 16:1
Folsom Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
5%
5%
Folsom Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
21%
44%
Folsom Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
71%
46%
Folsom Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Folsom 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.
0.45 0.35
Folsom 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.
57%
60%
Folsom 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.
9%
7%
Folsom 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 Florida Parishes Juvenile Detention Cntr. (10.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Folsom Junior High School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lee Road Junior High School (7.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • FolsomFolsom Junior High School
    Grades: 6-8 | 218 students
    1 miles
    83055 Hay Hollow Rd
    FolsomLA 70437
    (985)796-3724
    16-8218
  • CovingtonLee Road Junior High School
    Grades: PK-8 | 795 students
    7.8 miles
    79131 Hwy 40
    CovingtonLA 70435
    (985)892-3636
    7.8PK-8795
  • FranklintonEnon Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 280 students
    9.4 miles
    14058 Hwy 16
    FranklintonLA 70438
    (985)839-3976
    9.4PK-5280
  • CovingtonFlorida Parishes Juvenile Detention Cntr.Alternative School
    Grades: 4-12 | 52 students
    10.2 miles
    28528 Hwy 190
    CovingtonLA 70433
    (985)893-6292
    10.24-1252
  • CovingtonCovington High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1513 students
    10.3 miles
    73030 Lion Dr
    CovingtonLA 70433
    (985)892-3422
    10.39-121513

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