4102 Wakefield Blvd
Alexandria, LA 71303
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
J.b. Nachman Elementary School serves 523 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
J.b. Nachman Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 81% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 57% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 523 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 48%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in LA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 68% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 81% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

School Overview

J.b. Nachman Elementary School's student population of 523 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
523 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
33 teachers
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School Rankings

J.b. Nachman Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,267 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of J.b. Nachman Elementary School is 0.60, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#473 out of 1267 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
4%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
9%
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Black
36%
42%
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White
52%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.60
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
2%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 523 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 48%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 68% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 81% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

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