Central Elementary School

1163 Highway 151 S
Calhoun, LA 71225
(
School attendance zone
shown in map)
Central Elementary School serves 429 students in grades 3-5.
The percentage of students achieving
proficiency in math
is 78% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving
proficiency in reading/language arts
is 80% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Central Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

School Overview

Central Elementary School's student population of 429 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students429 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Central Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

Central Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,277 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The
diversity score
of Central Elementary School is 0.20, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#320 out of 1277 schools
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Central Elementary School, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
64%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
70%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Central 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Central Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Central Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
8%
43%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Central Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
89%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Central Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This 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 Score
0.200.61
This chart display the diversity score of Central Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for
Free Lunch
47%
52%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for
Reduced Lunch
7%
2%
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 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOuachita Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Central Elementary School is West Ouachita High School (3.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Calhoun Middle School (3.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Calhoun Elementary School (1.6 miles away)
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