Bains Elementary School

  • Bains Elementary School serves 597 students in grades 2-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 79% (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 83% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Bains Elementary School's student population of 597 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 30% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 2-5
Total Students597 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Bains Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Bains Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Bains Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bains Elementary School is 0.50, 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)
Overall School Rank#261 out of 1,277 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bains Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bains Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Bains Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Bains Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
33%
44%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Bains Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
63%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Bains Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bains Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.500.36
This chart display the diversity score of Bains Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
60%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Bains Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bains Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest Feliciana Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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