1001 East Fifth Street
Natchitoches, LA 71457
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
East Natchitoches Elementary & Middle School serves 273 students in grades 4-6.
East Natchitoches Elementary & Middle 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 32% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 48% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

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East Natchitoches Elementary & Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

East Natchitoches Elementary & Middle School's student population of 273 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 33% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 4-6
Total Students
273 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
14 teachers
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School Rankings

East Natchitoches Elementary & Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,267 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of East Natchitoches Elementary & Middle School is 0.33, 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 Data
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State Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1143 out of 1267 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
2%
7%
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Black
81%
43%
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White
11%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.33
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
1%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 4-6
  • Students: 273 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in LA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 48% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.33 (Btm 50%)

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