Hammond Westside Primary School (Closed 2012)

2500 Westpark Ave
Hammond, LA 70403
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Hammond Westside Primary School served 601 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 40-44% (which was lower than the Louisiana state average of 66%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 40-44% (which was lower than the Louisiana state average of 67%) for the 2010-11 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 was lower than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment was 84% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students601 students
This chart display total students of Hammond Westside Primary School by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Hammond Westside Primary School by grade.

School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
40-44%
66%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hammond Westside Primary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
40-44%
67%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hammond Westside Primary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Hammond Westside Primary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
7%
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Black
77%
43%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Hammond Westside Primary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
16%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Hammond Westside Primary School and the percentage of White public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hammond Westside Primary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score
0.380.61
This chart display the diversity score of Hammond Westside Primary School and the public school average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hammond Westside Primary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hammond Westside Primary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTangipahoa Parish School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Hammond Westside Primary School is Tangipahoa Alternative Solutions Program (2.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Hammond Westside Montessori (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hammond Hammond Westside Montessori Math: 42% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 1,127 student
    0.1 miles
    2600 Westpark Avenue
    Hammond, LA 70403
    (985) 345-7233
    0.1 PK-8 1,127
  • Hammond Greenville Park Leadership Academy Math: 18% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 497 students
    1.4 miles
    111 Jw Davis Drive
    Hammond, LA 70401
    (985) 345-2654
    1.4 PK-8 497
  • Hammond Tangi Academy Charter School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-7 | 329 students
    2.0 miles
    43052 Yokum Road
    Hammond, LA 70403
    (985) 218-0179
    2 K-7 329
  • Hammond Woodland Park Magnet Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 501 students
    2.4 miles
    1000 Range Road
    Hammond, LA 70403
    (985) 542-6373
    2.4 PK-8 501
  • Hammond Southeastern La University Lab School Math: 80-84% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-8 | 210 students
    2.7 miles
    1200 North General Pershing
    Hammond, LA 70402
    (985) 549-2185
    2.7 K-8 210
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