Indian Bayou Elementary School

  • Indian Bayou Elementary School serves 208 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 90-94% (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 85-89% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Indian Bayou Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Indian Bayou Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

  • Indian Bayou Elementary School's student population of 208 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2020)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students208 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Indian Bayou Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Indian Bayou Elementary School is 0.19, 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#71 out of 1277 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:118:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
7%
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Black
3%
43%
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White
90%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.190.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVermilion Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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