Grand Prairie Elementary School

  • Grand Prairie Elementary School serves 316 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Grand Prairie Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 56%.

School Overview

  • Grand Prairie Elementary School's student population of 316 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students316 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Grand Prairie Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Grand Prairie Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,278 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Grand Prairie Elementary School is 0.50, 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 (16-17)#415 out of 1278 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
63%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
69%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
n/a
7%
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Black
54%
44%
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White
46%
44%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Grand Prairie Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.500.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Grand Prairie 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 NameSt. Landry Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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