Jefferson Island Road Elementary School

  • Jefferson Island Road Elementary School serves 541 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 77% (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 81% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Jefferson Island Road Elementary School's student population of 541 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students541 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Jefferson Island Road Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jefferson Island Road Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jefferson Island Road Elementary School is 0.53, which is more 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#305 out of 1,277 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Jefferson Island Road 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)
81%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Jefferson Island Road 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 Ratio19:115:1
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Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
6%
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Black
21%
44%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Jefferson Island Road Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
65%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Jefferson Island Road Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
7%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jefferson Island Road Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.530.36
This chart display the diversity score of Jefferson Island Road Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
60%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Jefferson Island Road 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 Jefferson Island Road Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIberia Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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