1540 West Grolee Street
Opelousas, LA 70570
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Grolee Elementary School serves 393 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Grolee 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 46% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 61% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to 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

Grolee Elementary School's student population of 393 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
393 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

Grolee Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,267 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Grolee 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#955 out of 1267 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
1%
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
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.20
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
4%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 393 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 90%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in LA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 46% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 61% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.20 (Btm 50%)

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