Richard Elementary School

Richard Elementary School serves 405 students in grades PK - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the LA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 54%.
Richard Elementary School operates within the Acadia Parish School District.

School Overview

The student population of 405 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 405 students
Richard Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Richard Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Richard Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Richard Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1
Richard Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
2%
5%
Richard Elementary School Black Students (1995-2014)
Black
4%
44%
Richard Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
90%
46%
Richard Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
4%
2%
Richard 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.
0.19 0.60
Richard 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.
34%
60%
Richard 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.
12%
7%
Richard Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Acadia Parish School District's student population of 10,094 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,656 in this district is less than the state average of $13,503. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,551 is less than the state average of $14,322. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Acadia Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
26
5
Number of Students Managed 10,094 2,019
Acadia Parish School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $91 MM $30 MM
Acadia Parish School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $90 MM $31 MM
Acadia Parish School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $9,656 $13,503
Acadia Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $9,551 $14,322
Acadia Parish School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
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 Church Point High School (6.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Church Point Middle School (5.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Branch Elementary School (6.2 miles away)
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  • Church PointChurch Point Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 253 students
    5.2 miles
    340 Martin Luther King Dr
    Church PointLA 70525
    (337)684-6381
    5.26-8253
  • BranchBranch Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 289 students
    6.2 miles
    8362 Branch Hwy
    BranchLA 70516
    (337)334-5708
    6.2PK-8289
  • Church PointChurch Point Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 663 students
    6.2 miles
    415 East Lougarre St
    Church PointLA 70525
    (337)684-5722
    6.2PK-5663
  • Church PointChurch Point High School
    Grades: 8-12 | 492 students
    6.2 miles
    305 East Lougarre St
    Church PointLA 70525
    (337)684-5472
    6.28-12492
  • EuniceHighland Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 239 students
    7.2 miles
    1341 Duck Ave
    EuniceLA 70535
    (337)457-5161
    7.2PK-4239

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