4587 Vidrine Road
Ville Platte, LA 70586
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Evangeline Central School serves 30 students in grades 4-9.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 3:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Evangeline Central School's student population of 30 students has declined by 44% over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 4-9
Total Students
30 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Evangeline Central School is 0.51, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
<50%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
<50%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
3:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
7%
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Black
60%
43%
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White
37%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.51
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Graduation Rate
(17-18)
≤10%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
3%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 4-9
  • Students: 30 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 3:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 63%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≤10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.51 (Top 50% in LA)

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