Iota Elementary School

  • Iota Elementary School serves 594 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the LA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
  • Iota Elementary School operates within the Acadia Parish School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 594 students has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students594 students
Iota Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Iota Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
Iota Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeIota Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio20:115:1
Iota Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Iota Elementary School American Indian Students (2010-2012)
Hispanic
2%
6%
Iota Elementary School Black Students (2000-2015)
Black
3%
44%
Iota Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
91%
45%
Iota Elementary School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/an/a
Iota Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
4%
2%
Iota Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsIota Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownLA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.170.61
Iota Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
42%
58%
Iota Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
6%
Iota Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

  • Acadia Parish School District's student population of 10,024 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,500 in this district is less than the state average of $15,711. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,616 is less than the state average of $15,475. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameAcadia Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
26
4
Number of Students Managed10,0241,685
Acadia Parish School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue$96 MM$27 MM
Acadia Parish School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending$97 MM$26 MM
Acadia Parish School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student$9,500$15,711
Acadia Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student$9,616$15,475
Acadia Parish School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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