Benjamin Banneker Elementary School (Closed 2006)

  • Benjamin Banneker Elementary School served 278 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 was lower than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students278 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Benjamin Banneker Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2005-2006 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Benjamin Banneker Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
Black
98%
44%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Benjamin Banneker Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
White
n/a
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Benjamin Banneker Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Benjamin Banneker Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.040.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Benjamin Banneker Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOrleans Parish School District
Source: 2005-2006 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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