East St. John Elementary School

  • East St. John Elementary School serves 629 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 67% (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 67% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • East St. John Elementary School's student population of 629 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students629 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of East St. John Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • East St. John Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of East St. John Elementary School is 0.24, which is less 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#718 out of 1,277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of East St. John Elementary 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)
67%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of East St. John Elementary 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 Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in East St. John Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hispanic
7%
6%
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Black
87%
44%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in East St. John Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
4%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in East St. John Elementary 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
2%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in East St. John Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in East St. John Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.240.36
This chart display the diversity score of East St. John Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
60%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in East St. John Elementary 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 Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in East St. John Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. John the Baptist Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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