Howell Park Elementary School

  • Howell Park Elementary School serves 216 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Howell Park Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 56%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Howell Park Elementary School's student population of 216 students has declined by 39% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 64% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students216 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Howell Park Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,278 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Howell Park Elementary School is 0.08, 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 School Rank (16-17)#1203 out of 1278 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
63%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
69%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:118:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
1%
7%
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Black
96%
44%
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White
3%
44%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Howell Park Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.080.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Howell Park Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEast Baton Rouge Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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