Brownfields Elementary School

  • Brownfields Elementary School serves 315 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70-74% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70-74% (which is approximately equal to the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Brownfields Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.
  • Brownfields Elementary School operates within the East Baton Rouge Parish School District.

School Overview

  • Brownfields Elementary School's student population of 315 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students315 students
Brownfields Elementary School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Brownfields Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachersn/a
Brownfields Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2016)
Students by GradeBrownfields Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Brownfields Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1277 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The diversity score of Brownfields Elementary School is 0.08, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
64%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
70%
Student : Teacher Ration/a13:1
Brownfields Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Brownfields Elementary School Asian Students (1998-2012)
Hispanic
1%
6%
Brownfields Elementary School Black Students (2004-2016)
Black
96%
44%
Brownfields Elementary School Black Students (1992-2016)
White
3%
45%
Brownfields Elementary School White Students (1992-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsBrownfields Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownLA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.080.61
Brownfields Elementary School Diversity Score (1992-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
54%
Brownfields Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
Brownfields Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Brownfields Elementary School is East Baton Rouge Parish School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 108 school districts in Louisiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • East Baton Rouge Parish School District's student population of 46,333 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $13,089 in this district is less than the state average of $24,719. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $13,165 is less than the state average of $22,732. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NameEast Baton Rouge Parish School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    88
    2
    Number of Students Managed46,3331,095
    East Baton Rouge Parish School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    58%
    64%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    65%
    70%
    District Total Revenue$563 MM$27 MM
    District Spending$566 MM$25 MM
    District Revenue / Student$13,089$24,719
    District Spending / Student$13,165$22,732
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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