Evangeline Elementary School

  • Evangeline Elementary School serves 226 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (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 80-84% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Evangeline Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Evangeline Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

  • Evangeline Elementary School's student population of 226 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 23% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students226 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Evangeline Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Elementary School is 0.17, 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#214 out of 1277 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
4%
7%
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Black
1%
43%
White
91%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Evangeline Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.170.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
9%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Evangeline Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAcadia Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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