804 4th St. Sw
Springhill, LA 71075
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Brown Upper Elementary School serves 253 students in grades 3-5.
Brown Upper 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 61% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 57% (majority Black).

School Overview

Brown Upper Elementary School's student population of 253 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 3-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
253 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
12 teachers
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School Rankings

Brown Upper Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 Brown Upper Elementary School is 0.55, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#895 out of 1267 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
2%
9%
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Black
48%
42%
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White
47%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.55
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (17-18)
5%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 3-5
  • Students: 253 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 53%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in LA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 53% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 61% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.55

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