Bayou L'ourse Primary School

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 10%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥90% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2017-18 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Bayou L'ourse Primary School places 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 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 30% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students142 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

Bayou L'ourse Primary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,277 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#291 out of 1277 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥90%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-79%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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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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Diversity Score
0.460.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAssumption Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Bayou L'ourse Primary School is Morgan City High School (7.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Stephensville Elementary School (6.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is J.s. Aucoin Elementary School (3.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Amelia J.s. Aucoin Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 267 students
    3.5 miles
    739 Julia Street
    Amelia, LA 70340
    (985) 631-2464
    3.5 PK-5 267
  • Gibson Gibson Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 182 students
    5.6 miles
    6357 S. Bayou Black Drive
    Gibson, LA 70356
    (985) 575-3260
    5.6 PK-6 182
  • Morgan City Stephensville Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-8 | 126 students
    6.2 miles
    3243 Highway 70
    Morgan City, LA 70380
    (985) 385-1366
    6.2 PK-8 126
  • Morgan City Wyandotte Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 367 students
    6.2 miles
    2 Glenwood Avenue
    Morgan City, LA 70380
    (985) 384-0724
    6.2 PK-5 367
  • Morgan City Morgan City Junior High School Math: 62% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 499 students
    7.5 miles
    911 Marguerite Street
    Morgan City, LA 70380
    (985) 384-5922
    7.5 6-8 499

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