Folsom Elementary School

Folsom Elementary School serves 466 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the LA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 56%.
Folsom Elementary School operates within the St. Tammany Parish School District.

Overview

The student population of 466 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 466 students
Folsom Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Folsom Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Folsom Elementary 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 0.45 is more 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
Folsom Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
5%
4%
Folsom Elementary School Hispanic (1990-2013)
Black
22%
48%
Folsom Elementary School Black (1990-2013)
White
71%
44%
Folsom Elementary School White (1990-2013)
Two or more races
2%
1%
All Ethnic Groups Folsom Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Folsom 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.
0.45 0.34
Folsom 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.
58%
61%
Folsom Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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.
10%
7%
Folsom 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 2,117
St. Tammany Parish School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $431 MM $33 MM
District Spending $474 MM $33 MM
District Revenue / Student $12,130 $14,187
St. Tammany Parish School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,354 $14,076
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 Florida Parishes Juvenile Detention Cntr. (9.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Folsom Junior High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lee Road Junior High School (7.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • FolsomFolsom Junior High School
    83055 Hay Hollow Rd
    FolsomLA 70437
    (985)796-3724
    1.5 mi | 224 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • CovingtonLee Road Junior High School
    79131 Hwy 40
    CovingtonLA 70435
    (985)892-3636
    7.3 mi | 774 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • CovingtonFlorida Parishes Juvenile Detention Cntr.
    Alternative School
    28528 Hwy 190
    CovingtonLA 70433
    (985)893-6292
    Alternative School

    9.4 mi | 53 students | Gr. 3-12                      
  • CovingtonCovington High School
    73030 Lion Dr
    CovingtonLA 70433
    (985)892-3422
    9.5 mi | 1516 students | Gr. 8-12                      
  • FranklintonEnon Elementary School
    14058 Hwy 16
    FranklintonLA 70438
    (985)839-3976
    10.2 mi | 281 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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