Honey Island Elementary School

  • Honey Island Elementary School serves 620 students in grades 2-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 78% (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 79% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Honey Island 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 17:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Honey Island Elementary School's student population of 620 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 2-3
Total Students620 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Honey Island 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 Honey Island Elementary School is 0.54, 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#327 out of 1277 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
9%
7%
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Black
18%
43%
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White
65%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Honey Island Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.540.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. Tammany Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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