Pontchartrain Elementary School

Pontchartrain Elementary School serves 762 students in grades PK-3.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the LA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 56%.
Pontchartrain Elementary School operates within the St. Tammany Parish School District.

Overview

The student population of 762 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-3
Total Students 762 students
Pontchartrain Elementary School Total Students (1995-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 55 teachers
Pontchartrain Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1995-2013)
Students by Grade Pontchartrain Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 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
Pontchartrain Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1995-2013)
Asian
3%
1%
Pontchartrain Elementary School Asian (1995-2013)
Hispanic
5%
4%
Pontchartrain Elementary School Hispanic (1998-2013)
Black
4%
48%
Pontchartrain Elementary School Black (1995-2013)
White
87%
44%
Pontchartrain Elementary School White (1995-2013)
Two or more races
1%
1%
All Ethnic Groups Pontchartrain Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Pontchartrain Elementary 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.
0.24 0.34
Pontchartrain Elementary School Diversity Score (1995-2013)
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.
15%
61%
Pontchartrain Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2013)
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.
5%
7%
Pontchartrain Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 37,527 students has grown by 5% over five years.
School District Name St. Tammany Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
55
5
Number of Students Managed 37,527 1,995
St. Tammany Parish School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $431 MM n/a
District Spending $474 MM n/a
District Revenue / Student $12,130 $0
St. Tammany Parish School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,354 $0
St. Tammany Parish School 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 Mandeville High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Tchefuncte Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mandeville Elementary School (2.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • MandevilleHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Tchefuncte Middle School
    1530 West Causeway Approach
    MandevilleLA 70471
    (985)626-7118
    0.1 mi | 845 students | Gr. 4-6                      
  • MandevilleMandeville High School
    1 Skipper Dr
    MandevilleLA 70471
    (985)626-5225
    0.8 mi | 1737 students | Gr. 8-12                      
  • MandevilleMandeville Elementary School
    519 Massena St
    MandevilleLA 70448
    (985)626-3950
    2.2 mi | 547 students | Gr. PK-3                      
  • MandevilleMandeville Junior High School
    639 Carondelet St
    MandevilleLA 70448
    (985)626-4428
    2.5 mi | 689 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • MandevilleLake Harbor Middle School
    1700 Viola St
    MandevilleLA 70448
    (985)674-4440
    3.4 mi | 691 students | Gr. 4-6                      

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