29777 South Montpelier Road
Albany, LA 70711
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Albany Upper Elementary School serves 292 students in grades 3-4.
Albany Upper Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 89% (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 90% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 57% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 3-4
  • Enrollment: 292 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in LA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 89% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 90% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Albany Upper Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

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School Overview

Albany Upper Elementary School's student population of 292 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 3-4
Total Students
292 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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School Rankings

Albany Upper Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Albany Upper Elementary School is 0.27, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#87 out of 1267 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
89%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
90%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
9%
9%
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Black
5%
42%
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White
85%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.27
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
2%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 3-4
  • Enrollment: 292 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 89% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 90% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

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