Geraldine Boudreaux Elementary School

950 Behrman Highway
Gretna, LA 70056
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Geraldine Boudreaux Elementary School serves 624 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 61% (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 65% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Geraldine Boudreaux Elementary 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 student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Geraldine Boudreaux Elementary School's student population of 624 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 22% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students624 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

Geraldine Boudreaux Elementary 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 Geraldine Boudreaux Elementary School is 0.64, which is more 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
#756 out of 1277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
37%
7%
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Black
47%
43%
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White
10%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.640.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Geraldine Boudreaux Elementary School is Thomas Jefferson High School For Advanced Studies (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Livaudais Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is George Cox Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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