Ferriday Lower Elementary School serves 355 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Ferriday Lower Elementary School's student population of 355 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 35% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-2
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
355 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Ferriday Lower Elementary School is 0.20, 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
This School
State Level (LA)
Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
7%
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Black
89%
43%
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White
10%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score
0.20
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ferriday Lower Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ferriday Lower 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.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-2
  • Students: 355 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 90%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.20 (Btm 50% in LA)

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