J. S. Clark Elementary School

  • J. S. Clark Elementary School serves 747 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 44% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • J. S. Clark Elementary School's student population of 747 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students747 students
This chart display total students of J. S. Clark Elementary School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of J. S. Clark Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of J. S. Clark Elementary School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of J. S. Clark Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • J. S. Clark Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of J. S. Clark Elementary School is 0.04, 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#1197 out of 1,277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of J. S. Clark Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of J. S. Clark 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 Ratio17:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of J. S. Clark Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
98%
44%
White
2%
45%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in J. S. Clark Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.040.36
Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
60%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in J. S. Clark Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in J. S. Clark Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCaddo Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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