Bunkie Elementary School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
311 Pershing Avenue
Bunkie, LA 71322
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Bunkie Elementary School serves 387 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Bunkie Elementary School's student population of 387 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students387 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bunkie Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bunkie Elementary School is 0.33, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank#1226 out of 1,277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
69%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
1%
6%
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Black
80%
44%
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White
17%
45%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.330.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAvoyelles Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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