Hergot Street - La Tech Campus
Ruston, LA 71272
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
A. E. Phillips Laboratory School serves 397 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
A. E. Phillips Laboratory School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 95% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥99% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

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A. E. Phillips Laboratory School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

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School Overview

A. E. Phillips Laboratory School's student population of 397 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
397 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
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School Rankings

A. E. Phillips Laboratory School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,267 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of A. E. Phillips Laboratory School is 0.43, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#19 out of 1267 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
95%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥99%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
1%
7%
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Black
24%
43%
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White
72%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
52%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 397 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 28%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in LA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 95% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≥99% (Top 1%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.43 (Btm 50%)

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