Central Park Elementary School

900 Central Park Boulevard
Bossier City, LA 71112
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Central Park Elementary School serves 391 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Central Park Elementary 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

School Overview

Central Park Elementary School's student population of 391 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students391 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

Central Park Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Park Elementary School is 0.50, 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
#1137 out of 1277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
22%
7%
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Black
67%
43%
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White
8%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.500.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Central Park Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBossier Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Central Park Elementary School is Caddo Parish Magnet High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Rusheon Middle School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Waller Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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