East Houma Elementary School

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222 Connely Street
Houma, LA 70363
(School attendance zone shown in map)
East Houma Elementary School serves 336 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is approximately equal to the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
East Houma Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

Top Placements

East Houma Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

East Houma Elementary School's student population of 336 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students336 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

East Houma Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 East Houma Elementary School is 0.65, which is more 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
#877 out of 1277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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American Indian
4%
1%
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
19%
7%
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Black
54%
43%
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White
17%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.650.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTerrebonne Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to East Houma Elementary School is Terrebonne High School (2.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Oaklawn Junior High School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Honduras Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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