Fenton Elementary School

  • Fenton Elementary School serves 120 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (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 70-74% (which is approximately equal to the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Fenton Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Fenton Elementary School's student population of 120 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students120 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fenton Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Fenton Elementary School is 0.60, 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#554 out of 1277 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:118:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
7%
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Black
42%
43%
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White
47%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
11%
2%
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Diversity Score0.600.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
19%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Fenton 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 NameJefferson Davis Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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