Hayden R. Lawrence Upper Elementary School

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  • Hayden R. Lawrence Upper Elementary School serves 365 students in grades 3-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 76% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 81% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Hayden R. Lawrence Upper Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Hayden R. Lawrence Upper Elementary School's student population of 365 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students365 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hayden R. Lawrence Upper Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,277 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Hayden R. Lawrence Upper Elementary School is 0.04, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank#344 out of 1277 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
64%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
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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
1%
7%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
43%
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%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups This 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 Score0.040.61
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 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
2%
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 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRapides Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (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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