Cut Off Elementary School

177 West 55th Street
Cut Off, LA 70345
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Cut Off Elementary School serves 492 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 73% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 84% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Cut Off Elementary School's student population of 492 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students492 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cut Off Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cut Off Elementary School is 0.52, which is more 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#200 out of 1,277 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
69%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
5%
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
17%
6%
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Black
2%
44%
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White
67%
45%
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Two or more races
9%
2%
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Diversity Score0.520.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLafourche Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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