Capitol Elementary School

4141 Gus Young Avenue

Baton Rouge, LA 70802
(School attendance zone shown in map)

Tel: (225)343-9364
  • Capitol Elementary School serves 428 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the LA average of 13:1.
  • Capitol Elementary School operates within the East Baton Rouge Parish School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 428 students has declined by 13% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 23% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students428 students
Capitol Elementary School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Capitol Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
Capitol Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2016)
Students by GradeCapitol Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.02 is less than the state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio10:113:1
Capitol Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2016)
Asian
n/a
2%
Capitol Elementary School Asian Students (1990-1993)
Hispanic
1%
6%
Capitol Elementary School Black Students (2014-2016)
Black
99%
44%
Capitol Elementary School Black Students (1992-2016)
White
n/a
45%
Capitol Elementary School White Students (1990-2005)
All Ethnic GroupsCapitol Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownLA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.020.61
Capitol Elementary School Diversity Score (1994-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
54%
Capitol Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
Capitol Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • East Baton Rouge Parish School District's student population of 46,333 students has grown by 7% over five 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 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 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 Total Revenue$563 MM$27 MM
East Baton Rouge Parish School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$566 MM$25 MM
East Baton Rouge Parish School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$13,089$24,719
East Baton Rouge Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$13,165$22,732
East Baton Rouge Parish School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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    Grades: PK-8 | 338 students
    0.4 miles
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    (225)356-6191
    0.4 PK-8 338
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    Grades: KG-5 | 104 students
    0.4 miles
    1650 North Acadian Thruway E
    Baton Rouge, LA 70802
    (225)922-5400
    0.4 KG-5 104
  • Baton Rouge Capitol Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 436 students
    0.7 miles
    5100 Greenwell Springs Rd.
    Baton Rouge, LA 70806
    (225)344-7956
    0.7 6-8 436
  • Baton Rouge Melrose Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 480 students
    0.8 miles
    1348 Valcour Steet
    Baton Rouge, LA 70806
    (225)926-2353
    0.8 PK-5 480
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    Grades: PK-5 | 323 students
    0.8 miles
    2700 Fuqua Street
    Baton Rouge, LA 70802
    (225)344-2145
    0.8 PK-5 323

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Did You Know?
Louisiana public schools have a diversity score of 0.61, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse school district in Louisiana is Belle Chasse Academy Inc. School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Louisiana or national school diversity statistics.