Baskin School

Tel: (318)248-2381
Grades: PK-8

395 students

Baskin School serves 395 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the LA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
Baskin School operates within the Franklin Parish School District.

Overview

The student population of 395 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 395 students
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Students by Grade Baskin 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 0.50 is less than the state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 14:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Baskin School Asian (2006-2012)
Hispanic
n/a
4%
Baskin School Hispanic (2005-2006)
Black
36%
48%
Baskin School Black (1990-2012)
White
61%
45%
Baskin School White (1990-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Baskin School Sch Ethnicity Baskin 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.
0.50 0.57
Baskin School Diversity Score (1990-2012)
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.
82%
61%
Baskin School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
4%
7%
Baskin School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,257 students has grown by 28% over five years.
School District Name Franklin Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
6
Number of Students Managed 4,257 1,938
Franklin Parish School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $34 MM $33 MM
Franklin Parish School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $39 MM $33 MM
Franklin Parish School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,233 $14,187
Franklin Parish School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,659 $14,076
Franklin 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 Mangham High School (4.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Richland Career Center At Archibald (4.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mangham Elementary School (4.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Mangham Mangham Elementary School
    419 Hixon St
    Mangham , LA , 71259
    (318)248-2575
    4.4  mi  |  408  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Mangham Mangham High School
    810 Main St
    Mangham , LA , 71259
    (318)248-2485
    4.4  mi  |  236  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Archibald Richland Career Center At Archibald
    Alternative School
    3768 Hwy 15
    Archibald , LA , 71218
    (318)248-2461
    Alternative School
    4.5  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Mangham Mangham Junior High School
    113 Mcconnell St
    Mangham , LA , 71259
    (318)248-2729
    4.5  mi  |  237  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Crowville Crowville School
    139 School Rd
    Crowville , LA , 71230
    (318)722-3244
    8.6  mi  |  578  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

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