Chalmette Elementary School

75 East Chalmette Circle
Chalmette, LA 70043
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Chalmette Elementary School serves 560 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Chalmette 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 58% (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 61% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Chalmette Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

Chalmette Elementary School's student population of 560 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 32% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students560 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

Chalmette 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 Chalmette Elementary School is 0.69, which is more 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
#846 out of 1277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
25%
7%
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Black
36%
43%
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White
35%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.690.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. Bernard Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Chalmette Elementary School is C.f. Rowley Alternative School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chalmette C.f. Rowley Alternative School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 114 students
    0.2 miles
    49 Madison Avenue
    Chalmette, LA 70043
    (504) 301-4001
    0.2 6-12 114
  • Chalmette Andrew Jackson Middle School Math: 56% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 615 students
    0.5 miles
    201 8th Street
    Chalmette, LA 70043
    (504) 301-1500
    0.5 6-8 615
  • Chalmette Chalmette High School Math: 75% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,896 student
    1.5 miles
    1100 East Judge Perez Dr.
    Chalmette, LA 70043
    (504) 301-2600
    1.5 9-12 1,896
  • Chalmette Lacoste Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 731 students
    1.5 miles
    1625 Missouri Street
    Chalmette, LA 70043
    (504) 304-5747
    1.5 PK-5 731
  • Chalmette Meraux Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 530 students
    1.5 miles
    4004 Paris Rd
    Chalmette, LA 70043
    (504) 556-0900
    1.5 PK-5 530

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