Hayden R. Lawrence Upper Elementary School

  • Hayden R. Lawrence Upper Elementary School serves 366 students in grades 3-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 85% (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 80% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Hayden R. Lawrence Upper Elementary School's student population of 366 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students366 students
This chart display total students of Hayden R. Lawrence Upper Elementary School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Hayden R. Lawrence Upper Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hayden R. Lawrence Upper Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hayden R. Lawrence Upper Elementary School is 0.04, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank#389 out of 1,277 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hayden R. Lawrence Upper Elementary 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hayden R. Lawrence Upper Elementary 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Hayden R. Lawrence Upper Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Hayden R. Lawrence Upper Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Hayden R. Lawrence Upper Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Hispanic
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Hayden R. Lawrence Upper Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
44%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Hayden R. Lawrence Upper Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
White
98%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Hayden R. Lawrence Upper Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hayden R. Lawrence Upper Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.040.36
This chart display the diversity score of Hayden R. Lawrence Upper Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
60%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hayden R. Lawrence Upper Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hayden R. Lawrence Upper Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRapides Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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This is a great school. I am a student right now, and going to the sixth grade. they teach dicipline while having fun at the same time. I am proud to be a student at Hayden R. Lawerence Middle School.
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