1307 Third Street
Patterson, LA 70392
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Hattie A. Watts Elementary School serves 660 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Hattie A. Watts Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 81% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 86% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Hattie A. Watts Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

Hattie A. Watts Elementary School's student population of 660 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students
660 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
41 teachers
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School Rankings

Hattie A. Watts Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Hattie A. Watts Elementary School is 0.66, 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 Data
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State Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#232 out of 1267 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
7%
7%
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Black
40%
43%
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White
41%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
11%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.66
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
6%
5%
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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-4
  • Students: 660 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 59%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in LA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 81% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 86% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.66 (Top 10%)

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