Jefferson Terrace Elementary School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
9902 Cal Road
Baton Rouge, LA 70809
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Jefferson Terrace Elementary School serves 440 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Jefferson Terrace Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Jefferson Terrace Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

Jefferson Terrace Elementary School's student population of 440 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 41% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students440 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

Jefferson Terrace Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,277 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Jefferson Terrace Elementary School is 0.50, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1011 out of 1277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
18%
7%
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Black
68%
43%
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White
11%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.500.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
8%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEast Baton Rouge Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Jefferson Terrace Elementary School is Tara High School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Greater Grace Charter Academy Inc. (0.6 miles away)
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love this school this is my first year and it feels like i've been there for years !!!!!!!!!!!!! Mr.Davis we will miss you !!!! :)
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