A. E. Phillips Laboratory School

  • A. E. Phillips Laboratory School serves 397 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 98% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 98% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • A. E. Phillips Laboratory School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Louisiana state level of 18:1.

Top Placements

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

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 grown by 22% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students397 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • A. E. Phillips Laboratory School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,277 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of A. E. Phillips Laboratory School is 0.42, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank#17 out of 1277 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
98%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
98%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
1%
6%
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Black
21%
44%
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White
76%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
Diversity Score0.420.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in A. E. Phillips Laboratory School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameA.E. Phillips Laboratory School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to A. E. Phillips Laboratory School is Ruston High School (0.5 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school and elementary school is Howard School (0.9 miles away)
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