Creswell Elementary School (Closed 2014)

1218 East Leo St
Opelousas, LA 70570
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Creswell Elementary School served 216 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 30-34% (which was lower than the Louisiana state average of 67%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 50-54% (which was lower than the Louisiana state average of 71%) for the 2012-13 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment was 95% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students216 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Creswell Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
30-34%
67%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
50-54%
71%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Creswell 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 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:118:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
1%
7%
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Black
90%
43%
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White
5%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Creswell Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score
0.190.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Creswell Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. Landry Parish School District
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Creswell Elementary School is Magnet Academy For Cultural Arts (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Park Vista Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Opelousas Magnet Academy For Cultural Arts Math: 80-84% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 7-12 | 300 students
    0.0 miles
    1100 E Leo Street
    Opelousas, LA 70570
    (337) 942-6195
    0 7-12 300
  • Opelousas Park Vista Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 845 students
    0.5 miles
    1000 Abdalla Blvd.
    Opelousas, LA 70571
    (337) 942-7456
    0.5 PK-6 845
  • Opelousas South Street Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 375 students
    0.7 miles
    409 East South Street
    Opelousas, LA 70571
    (337) 942-8127
    0.7 PK-6 375
  • Opelousas Opelousas Junior High School Math: 27% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 447 students
    0.8 miles
    730 South Market Street
    Opelousas, LA 70570
    (337) 942-4957
    0.8 7-8 447
  • Opelousas Northeast Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 446 students
    1.1 miles
    1125 E Mamie Street
    Opelousas, LA 70570
    (337) 942-5390
    1.1 PK-6 446
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