Bridgedale Elementary School

  • Bridgedale Elementary School serves 458 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 82% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 71% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Bridgedale Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 56%.

Top Placements

Bridgedale Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

  • Bridgedale Elementary School's student population of 458 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students458 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bridgedale Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,278 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bridgedale Elementary School is 0.63, which is more 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 School Rank (16-17)#384 out of 1278 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
63%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
69%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
52%
7%
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Black
25%
44%
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White
21%
44%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bridgedale Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.630.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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