Tensas Parish School District

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There are 3 public schools managed by Tensas Parish School District serving 660 students in Newellton, LA. Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Louisiana state average of 54%.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is less than the state average of 16:1.

Tensas Parish School District

  • School Location Grades Students
  • NewelltonNewellton Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 171 students400 Verona
    NewelltonLA 71357
    (318)467-5109
    PK-8171
  • Saint JosephTensas Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 232 studentsFrontage Rd
    Saint JosephLA 71366
    (318)766-3346
    PK-6232
  • Saint JosephTensas High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 257 students720 Plank Rd
    Saint JosephLA 71366
    (318)766-3585
    7-12257

Overview

Tensas Parish School District (LA) District Average
# of Students 660 5392
Tensas Parish School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
# of Teachers 55 356
Tensas Parish School District Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 16:1
Tensas Parish School District Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
# of Male Students 368 2711
% Male Students
56%
50%
# of Female Students 292 2681
% Female Students
44%
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

# of American Indian Students n/a 40
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students 1 81
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# of Hispanic Students 5 261
% Hispanic Students
1%
5%
# of Black Students 590 2365
% Black Students
89%
44%
# of White Students 55 2551
% White Students
8%
47%
# of Hawaiian Students n/a 5
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a n/a
# of Two or more races Students 9 88
% of Two or more races Students
1%
2%
Tensas Parish School District 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.
0.20 0.6
Tensas Parish School District Diversity Score (1990-2014)

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: 12 215
# of Students in Kindergarten: 44 433
# of Students in 1st Grade: 45 448
# of Students in 2nd Grade: 42 416
# of Students in 3rd Grade: 42 406
# of Students in 4th Grade: 73 431
# of Students in 5th Grade: 50 384
# of Students in 6th Grade: 64 399
# of Students in 7th Grade: 60 402
# of Students in 8th Grade: 60 414
# of Students in 9th Grade: 52 429
# of Students in 10th Grade: 46 371
# of Students in 11th Grade: 31 326
# of Students in 12th Grade: 39 317
# of Ungraded Students: - -
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