Arabi Elementary School

  • Arabi Elementary School serves 640 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 64% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 69% (which is equal to the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Arabi Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 56%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Arabi Elementary School's student population of 640 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students640 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Arabi Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,278 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Arabi Elementary School is 0.66, which is more 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 School Rank (16-17)#638 out of 1278 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
63%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
69%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
2%
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Hispanic
13%
7%
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Black
32%
44%
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White
47%
44%
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Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Arabi Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.660.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. Bernard Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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