Dequincy Primary School

  • Dequincy Primary School serves 354 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 66%) for the 2009-10 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 74% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 66%) for the 2009-10 school year.
  • Dequincy Primary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2009-10 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Dequincy Primary School's student population of 354 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students354 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Dequincy Primary School
Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dequincy Primary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,139 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2009-10 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dequincy Primary School is 0.45, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (09-10)
75%
66%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (09-10)
74%
66%
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
2%
6%
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Black
22%
44%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Dequincy Primary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
71%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Dequincy Primary School and the percentage of White public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dequincy Primary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.450.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dequincy Primary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCalcasieu Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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