Iota Elementary School

  • Iota Elementary School serves 591 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 76% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 80% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Iota Elementary School's student population of 591 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students591 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Iota Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Iota Elementary School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank#268 out of 1,277 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Iota Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio21:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
1%
6%
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Black
4%
44%
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White
91%
45%
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Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Iota Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.170.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Iota 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 NameAcadia Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Iota Iota High School
    Grades: 5-12 | 546 students
    0.7 miles
    456 South Fifth Street
    Iota, LA 70543
    (337)779-2534
    0.7 5-12 546
  • Iota Iota Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 298 students
    0.7 miles
    426 South Fifth Street
    Iota, LA 70543
    (337)779-2536
    0.7 6-8 298
  • Evangeline Evangeline Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 236 students
    6.3 miles
    1448 Old Evangeline Highway
    Evangeline, LA 70537
    (337)824-1368
    6.3 PK-8 236
  • Egan Egan Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 236 students
    6.8 miles
    2166 Egan Highway
    Egan, LA 70531
    (337)783-4148
    6.8 PK-8 236
  • Crowley Crowley High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 655 students
    8.1 miles
    263 Hensgens Road
    Crowley, LA 70526
    (337)783-5313
    8.1 7-12 655

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