Pontchartrain Elementary School

1500 West Causeway Approach,

Mandeville, LA, 70471

Tel: (985)626-3748
Grades: PK-3

771 students

Pontchartrain Elementary School serves 771 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 Asian), which is less than the state average of 55%.
Pontchartrain Elementary School operates within the St. Tammany Parish School District.

Overview

The student population of 771 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-3
Total Students 771 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 57 teachers
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 0.57. The school's diversity has increased by 26% over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
14:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
3%
1%
Hispanic
3%
4%
Black
3%
48%
White
87%
45%
Unknown
3%
1%
All Ethnic Groups
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. 0.24
0.57
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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.
1%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 37,058 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name St. Tammany Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
55
6
Number of Students Managed 37,058
1,938
District Total Revenue $431 MM
n/a
District Spending $474 MM
n/a
District Revenue / Student $12,130
$0
District Spending / Student $13,354
$0
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Mandeville High School (0.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Tchefuncte Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mandeville Elementary School (2 miles away)
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