Galvez Primary School

  • Galvez Primary School serves 716 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 86% (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 87% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Galvez Primary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 56%.

Top Placements

Galvez Primary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

  • Galvez Primary School's student population of 716 students has grown by 32% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students716 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Galvez Primary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,277 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Galvez Primary School is 0.44, 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 School Rank#122 out of 1277 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
8%
7%
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Black
14%
44%
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White
73%
44%
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Two or more races
5%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Galvez Primary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.440.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAscension Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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