Cut Off Elementary School

177 West 55th Street
Cut Off, LA 70345
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Cut Off Elementary School serves 488 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 71% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Cut Off Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Cut Off Elementary School's student population of 488 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 38% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students488 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

Cut Off Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Cut Off Elementary School is 0.46, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#340 out of 1277 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
4%
1%
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
16%
7%
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Black
1%
43%
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White
72%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.460.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLafourche Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Cut Off Elementary School is South Lafourche High School (4.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Larose-cut Off Middle School (2.4 miles away)
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