Ella C. Pittman Elementary School

3800 Thirteenth Street
Harvey, LA 70058
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Ella C. Pittman Elementary School serves 572 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (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 63% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Ella C. Pittman Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) 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 72% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

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Ella C. Pittman Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

Ella C. Pittman Elementary School's student population of 572 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 34% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students572 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

Ella C. Pittman 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 Ella C. Pittman Elementary School is 0.68, 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
#666 out of 1277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
5%
2%
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Hispanic
12%
7%
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Black
48%
43%
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White
28%
45%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
5%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.680.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Ella C. Pittman Elementary School is Joseph A. Cuillier Senior Career Center (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is L.h. Marrero Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bonella A. St. Ville Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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