Bossier Elementary School

1000 Traffic Street
Bossier City, LA 71111
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Bossier Elementary School serves 295 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Bossier Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Bossier Elementary School's student population of 295 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students295 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

Bossier Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Bossier Elementary School is 0.37, 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
#1168 out of 1277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
10%
7%
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Black
78%
43%
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White
10%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.370.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
1%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBossier Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Bossier Elementary School is Bossier High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Central Park Elementary School (1.6 miles away)
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