Bridgedale Elementary School

808 Zinnia Street
Metairie, LA 70001
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Bridgedale Elementary School serves 458 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
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 bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 82% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 66% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Bridgedale Elementary School's student population of 458 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 30% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
458 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

Bridgedale Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,267 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Bridgedale Elementary School is 0.64, 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 Data
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State Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#492 out of 1267 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
51%
7%
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Black
24%
43%
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White
21%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 458 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 79%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in LA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 82% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 66% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.64 (Top 10%)

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