Dutchtown Primary School

2.00 5 1 (1 review)
13046 Hwy 73
Geismar, LA 70734
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Dutchtown Primary School serves 824 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 86% (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 93% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Dutchtown Primary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Dutchtown Primary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

Dutchtown Primary School's student population of 824 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students824 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

Dutchtown Primary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Dutchtown Primary School is 0.56, 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
#80 out of 1277 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
93%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
7%
7%
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Black
24%
43%
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White
62%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.560.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAscension Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Dutchtown Primary School is Dutchtown High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Dutchtown Middle School (0.0 miles away)
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The school is primarily focused on fundraising, discipline, and education and generally in that order. Any extra circular, art or music programs will be after school and out of pocket.
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