Abney Elementary Early Childhood Center

  • Abney Elementary Early Childhood Center serves 249 students in grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Abney Elementary Early Childhood Center's student population of 249 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 54% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Total Students249 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Abney Elementary Early Childhood Center's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Abney Elementary Early Childhood Center is 0.62, 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)
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
6%
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Black
48%
44%
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White
39%
45%
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Two or more races
5%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Abney Elementary Early Childhood Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.620.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. Tammany Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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