Bernice Elementary School (Closed 2017)

119 8th Street
Bernice, LA
  • Bernice Elementary School served 134 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 40-49% (which was lower than the Louisiana state average of 68%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 30-39% (which was lower than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 was higher than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 92% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students134 students
This chart display total students of Bernice Elementary School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Bernice Elementary School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Bernice Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
68%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bernice 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 2013-14 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bernice 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 2013-14 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Bernice Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Bernice Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Bernice Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
Hispanic
32%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Bernice Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
60%
44%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Bernice Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
8%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Bernice Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bernice Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.540.36
This chart display the diversity score of Bernice 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
96%
60%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Bernice 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
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bernice 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 NameUnion Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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