St. Amant Primary School

St. Amant Primary School serves 606 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the LA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
St. Amant Primary School operates within the Ascension Parish School District.

Overview

The student population of 606 students has declined by 29% over five years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has declined by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 606 students
St. Amant Primary School Total Students (1991-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
St. Amant Primary School Total Classroom Teachers (1991-2012)
Students by Grade St. Amant Primary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 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 14:1 14:1
St. Amant Primary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1991-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
St. Amant Primary School Asian (1992-2012)
Hispanic
2%
4%
St. Amant Primary School Hispanic (1998-2012)
Black
4%
48%
St. Amant Primary School Black (1991-2012)
White
90%
45%
St. Amant Primary School White (1991-2012)
All Ethnic Groups St. Amant Primary School Sch Ethnicity St. Amant Primary School Sta Ethnicity
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 0.34
St. Amant Primary School Diversity Score (1991-2012)
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%
St. Amant Primary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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.
6%
7%
St. Amant Primary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 20,603 students has grown by 7% over five years.
School District Name Ascension Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
27
9
Number of Students Managed 20,603 2,337
Ascension Parish School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $218 MM $33 MM
Ascension Parish School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $233 MM $33 MM
Ascension Parish School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,422 $14,187
Ascension Parish School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,217 $14,076
Ascension Parish School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is St. Amant High School (1.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is St. Amant Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pecan Grove Primary School (3.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • St. Amant St. Amant Middle School
    44317 Hwy 429
    St. Amant , LA , 70774
    (225)391-6500
    0.1  mi  |  509  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • St. Amant St. Amant High School
    12035 Hwy 431
    St. Amant , LA , 70774
    (225)391-6000
    1.3  mi  |  1745  students  |  Gr.  8-12
  • Gonzales Pecan Grove Primary School
    1712 South Pecan Grove Ave
    Gonzales , LA , 70737
    (225)391-7450
    3.1  mi  |  488  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Gonzales East Ascension High School
    612 East Worthy St
    Gonzales , LA , 70737
    (225)391-6100
    3.2  mi  |  1651  students  |  Gr.  8-12
  • Gonzales Gonzales Primary School
    521 North Burnside Ave
    Gonzales , LA , 70737
    (225)391-6700
    3.6  mi  |  447  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

School Reviews

  • Recommended November 15, 2012 - My daughter Larissa started at St.Amant went on to graduate with "A"s Her eldest daughter Alicia attended, and is now in St.Amant high with "A" Her youngest Chloe is now attending in 1 st grade and making "A"s I highly recommend them because they care about there kids and alwase challenging them to do better ! Thanks to all the teachers and workers for treating my girls as indavisuals, and for not only improving on there weeknesses,but also praising them on There accomplishments. Poppy Rodney - Posted by Parent

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Did You Know?
Ascension Parish, LA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.37, which is higher than the Louisiana average of 0.34. The most diverse school district in Ascension Parish is Ascension Parish School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Louisiana or national school diversity statistics.