Hester Heath Elementary School (Closed 2005)

4810 Us Highway 167 North
Ville Platte, LA 70586
Hester Heath Elementary School served 277 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
Minority enrollment was 16% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students277 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Hester Heath Elementary School by grade.

School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2004-2005 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Student : Teacher Ration/a17:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Hester Heath Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
7%
Black
16%
43%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Hester Heath Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
White
84%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hester Heath Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score
0.270.61
This chart display the diversity score of Hester Heath Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hester Heath Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hester Heath Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEvangeline Parish School District
Source: 2004-2005 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Hester Heath Elementary School is Pine Prairie High School (5.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Bayou Chicot Elementary School (3.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ville Platte Bayou Chicot Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 735 students
    3.0 miles
    4576 Highway 167 North
    Ville Platte, LA 70586
    (337) 461-2687
    3 PK-8 735
  • Ville Platte Vidrine Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 362 students
    5.2 miles
    5094 Vidrine Road
    Ville Platte, LA 70586
    (337) 363-4280
    5.2 PK-8 362
  • Pine Prairie Pine Prairie High School Math: 80% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-12 | 771 students
    5.5 miles
    1557 Speedy Campbell Drive
    Pine Prairie, LA 70576
    (337) 599-2300
    5.5 PK-12 771
  • Ville Platte Evangeline Central School
    Grades: 4-9 | 30 students
    5.6 miles
    4587 Vidrine Road
    Ville Platte, LA 70586
    (337) 363-1089
    5.6 4-9 30
  • Ville Platte James Stephens Montessori School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-6 | 351 students
    6.2 miles
    1500 Martin Luther King
    Ville Platte, LA 70586
    (337) 363-4745
    6.2 PK-6 351
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