Abita Springs Elementary School

  • Abita Springs Elementary School serves 741 students in grades PK-3.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the LA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
  • Abita Springs Elementary School operates within the St. Tammany Parish School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 741 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-3
Total Students 741 students
Abita Springs Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Abita Springs Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Abita Springs Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Abita Springs Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.40 is more than the state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Abita Springs Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Abita Springs Elementary School Asian Students (2001-2014)
Hispanic
5%
6%
Abita Springs Elementary School Black Students (1993-2015)
Black
15%
44%
Abita Springs Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
76%
45%
Abita Springs Elementary School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Abita Springs Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
4%
2%
Abita Springs Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Abita Springs Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown LA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.40 0.35
Abita Springs Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
48%
58%
Abita Springs Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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.
11%
6%
Abita Springs Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • St. Tammany Parish School District's student population of 37,841 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,362 in this district is less than the state average of $15,711. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,743 is less than the state average of $15,475. The district spending/student has declined by 12% over four years.
School District Name St. Tammany Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
55
4
Number of Students Managed 37,841 1,685
St. Tammany Parish School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $466 MM $27 MM
St. Tammany Parish School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $443 MM $26 MM
St. Tammany Parish School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,362 $15,711
St. Tammany Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,743 $15,475
St. Tammany Parish School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

5  4/4/2007
ASES is a well known school by my entire family. My daughter is on her second year there. She has a speech impediment, which has improved tremendously. I am very well pleased with the progress of my daughter's educational level and the support from ASES. T. Whitehead
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