Dutchtown Primary School

  • Dutchtown Primary School serves 834 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 91% (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 91% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Dutchtown Primary School's student population of 834 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students834 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dutchtown Primary School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dutchtown Primary School is 0.49, 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#92 out of 1,277 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
91%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dutchtown Primary 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
91%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dutchtown Primary 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
6%
6%
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Black
21%
44%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Dutchtown Primary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
68%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Dutchtown 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
3%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dutchtown Primary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.490.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
60%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Dutchtown Primary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dutchtown Primary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAscension Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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