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 16:1.
  • 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 Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 594 students
Gender %
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 16:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
2%
6%
Black
3%
44%
White
91%
45%
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.17 0.61
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%
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%

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 Name Acadia Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
26
4
Number of Students Managed 10,024 1,685
District Total Revenue $96 MM $27 MM
District Spending $97 MM $26 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,500 $15,711
District Spending / Student $9,616 $15,475
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • IotaIota High School
    Grades: 5-12 | 534 students
    0.7 miles
    456 South Fifth Street
    IotaLA 70543
    (337)779-2534
    0.75-12534
  • IotaIota Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 300 students
    0.7 miles
    426 South Fifth Street
    IotaLA 70543
    (337)779-2536
    0.76-8300
  • EvangelineEvangeline Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 267 students
    6.3 miles
    1448 Old Evangeline Highway
    EvangelineLA 70537
    (337)824-1368
    6.3PK-8267
  • EganEgan Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 241 students
    6.8 miles
    2166 Egan Highway
    EganLA 70531
    (337)783-4148
    6.8PK-8241
  • CrowleyCrowley High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 671 students
    8.1 miles
    263 Hensgens Road
    CrowleyLA 70526
    (337)783-5313
    8.17-12671

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