11397 Hwy 662
Morgan City, LA 70380
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Bayou L'ourse Primary School serves 142 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Bayou L'ourse Primary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-89% (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 70-79% (which is approximately equal to the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Bayou L'ourse Primary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

Bayou L'ourse Primary School's student population of 142 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
142 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
9 teachers
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School Rankings

Bayou L'ourse Primary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Bayou L'ourse Primary School is 0.46, which is less 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 Data
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State Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#367 out of 1267 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-89%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-79%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
17:1
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American Indian
3%
1%
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
15%
7%
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Black
6%
43%
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White
72%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.46
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
2%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Students: 142 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 28%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in LA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 80-89% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-79% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.46 (Top 50%)

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