Cohn Elementary School

  • Cohn Elementary School serves 217 students in grades 3-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 58% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 74% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Cohn Elementary School's student population of 217 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students217 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cohn Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has increased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cohn Elementary School is 0.35, which is less 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#682 out of 1,277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
69%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:115:1
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Hispanic
7%
6%
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Black
79%
44%
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White
14%
45%
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Diversity Score0.350.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest Baton Rouge Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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