Cedarcrest-southmoor Elementary School

  • Cedarcrest-southmoor Elementary School serves 596 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 68% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 72% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Cedarcrest-southmoor 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Cedarcrest-southmoor Elementary School's student population of 596 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 29% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students596 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cedarcrest-southmoor Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,278 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cedarcrest-southmoor Elementary School is 0.54, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. 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#518 out of 1278 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cedarcrest-southmoor Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
27%
6%
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Black
62%
44%
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White
7%
45%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cedarcrest-southmoor Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.540.60
This chart display the diversity score of Cedarcrest-southmoor Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cedarcrest-southmoor Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEast Baton Rouge Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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