A.c. Alexander Elementary School

  • A.c. Alexander Elementary School serves 614 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 77% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

Top Placements

A.c. Alexander Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

  • A.c. Alexander Elementary School's student population of 614 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students614 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of A.c. Alexander Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • A.c. Alexander Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of A.c. Alexander Elementary School is 0.60, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank#366 out of 1,277 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of A.c. Alexander Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of A.c. Alexander Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of A.c. Alexander Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in A.c. Alexander Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Asian
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in A.c. Alexander Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
57%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in A.c. Alexander Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
22%
44%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in A.c. Alexander Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
18%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in A.c. Alexander Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in A.c. Alexander Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in A.c. Alexander Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.600.36
This chart display the diversity score of A.c. Alexander Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
60%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in A.c. Alexander Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in A.c. Alexander Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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