Richard Elementary School

1616 Charlene Hwy

Church Point, LA 70525-5619

Grades: PK-8

393 students

Richard Elementary School serves 393 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the LA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 56%.
Richard Elementary School operates within the Acadia Parish School District.

Overview

The student population of 393 students has grown by 25% over five years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 393 students
Richard Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 55% Male / 45%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Richard Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Richard Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 14:1
Richard Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
2%
4%
Richard Elementary School Black Students (1994-2013)
Black
4%
48%
Richard Elementary School Black Students (1990-2013)
White
91%
44%
Richard Elementary School White Students (1990-2013)
Two or more races
3%
1%
Richard Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Richard 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.
0.17 0.34
Richard Elementary School Diversity Score (1990-2013)
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.
40%
61%
Richard Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2013)
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.
11%
7%
Richard Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,906 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,397 is less than the state average of $14,187. The district revenue/student has grown by 30% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,259 is less than the state average of $14,076. The district spending/student has grown by 38% over four years.
School District Name Acadia Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
26
5
Number of Students Managed 9,906 2,117
Acadia Parish School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $88 MM $33 MM
Acadia Parish School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $86 MM $33 MM
Acadia Parish School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,397 $14,187
Acadia Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,259 $14,076
Acadia Parish School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby 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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Church PointChurch Point Middle School
    340 Martin Luther King Dr
    Church PointLA 70525
    (337)684-6381
    5.2 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 255 students                      
  • BranchBranch Elementary School
    8362 Branch Hwy
    BranchLA 70516
    (337)334-5708
    6.2 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 263 students                      
  • Church PointChurch Point High School
    305 East Lougarre St
    Church PointLA 70525
    (337)684-5472
    6.2 mi | Gr. 8-12 | 493 students                      
  • Church PointChurch Point Elementary School
    415 East Lougarre St
    Church PointLA 70525
    (337)684-5722
    6.2 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 628 students                      
  • EuniceHighland Elementary School
    1341 Duck Ave
    EuniceLA 70535
    (337)457-5161
    7.2 mi | Gr. PK-4 | 249 students                      

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