Evangeline Central School

4587 Vidrine Road
Ville Platte, LA 70586
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Evangeline Central School serves 30 students in grades 4-9.
Evangeline Central 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 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 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Evangeline Central School's student population of 30 students has declined by 61% over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 41% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-9
Total Students30 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

Evangeline Central 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 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1039 out of 1277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio3:118:1
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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%
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Diversity Score
0.510.61
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Graduation Rate
≤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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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEvangeline Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Evangeline Central School is Ville Platte High School (4.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Vidrine Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ville Platte Vidrine Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-8 | 362 students
    0.9 miles
    5094 Vidrine Road
    Ville Platte, LA 70586
    (337) 363-4280
    0.9 PK-8 362
  • Ville Platte James Stephens Montessori School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-6 | 351 students
    3.6 miles
    1500 Martin Luther King
    Ville Platte, LA 70586
    (337) 363-4745
    3.6 PK-6 351
  • Ville Platte Ville Platte Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 440 students
    4.6 miles
    708 High School Drive
    Ville Platte, LA 70586
    (337) 363-3068
    4.6 PK-4 440
  • Ville Platte Ville Platte High School Math: 62% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-12 | 806 students
    4.7 miles
    210 West Cotton Street
    Ville Platte, LA 70586
    (337) 363-3387
    4.7 4-12 806
  • Mamou Mamou Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-4 | 486 students
    5.6 miles
    1205 Fourth Street
    Mamou, LA 70554
    (337) 468-3123
    5.6 PK-4 486

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