Byrd Avenue Primary School

  • Byrd Avenue Primary School serves 308 students in grades Kindergarten-2.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55-59% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 67%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 65-69% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 71%) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • Byrd Avenue Primary 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 2012-13 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to 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%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Byrd Avenue Primary School's student population of 308 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-2
Total Students308 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Byrd Avenue Primary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,166 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Byrd Avenue Primary School is 0.39, which is more 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--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
67%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
71%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
5%
6%
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Black
76%
44%
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White
17%
45%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.390.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCity of Bogalusa School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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