62575 Bayou Road
Plaquemine, LA 70764
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Crescent Elementary/junior High School serves 494 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Crescent Elementary/junior High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 81% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 82% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Crescent Elementary/junior High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

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School Overview

Crescent Elementary/junior High School's student population of 494 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
494 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
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School Rankings

Crescent Elementary/junior High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,267 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Crescent Elementary/junior High School is 0.39, 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 Data
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State Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#285 out of 1267 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
2%
7%
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Black
20%
43%
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White
76%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
9%
6%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 494 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in LA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 81% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 82% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.39 (Btm 50%)

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