Creswell Elementary School (Closed 2014)

  • 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 equal to the Louisiana state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 95% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students216 students
This chart display total students of Creswell Elementary School by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Creswell Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Creswell Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rankn/a
25%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
67%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Creswell Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)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 Ratio13:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Creswell Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
American Indian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Creswell Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Creswell Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hispanic
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Creswell Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Black
91%
44%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Creswell Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
5%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Creswell Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis 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 Score0.170.35
This chart display the diversity score of Creswell Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Creswell Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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

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