Central Elementary School

  • Central Elementary School serves 546 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 63% (which is equal to the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 79% (which is higher 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 35% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Central Elementary School's student population of 546 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students546 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Central Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Central Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Central Elementary School is 0.51, 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#522 out of 1,277 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Central Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
69%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
6%
6%
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Black
27%
44%
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White
65%
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 Central Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.510.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
60%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Central Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Central Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWebster Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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