John L. Ory Communications Magnet Elementary School

182 West Fifth Street
La Place, LA 70068
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
John L. Ory Communications Magnet Elementary School serves 457 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
John L. Ory Communications Magnet Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 83% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 89% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

Top Placements

John L. Ory Communications Magnet Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

John L. Ory Communications Magnet Elementary School's student population of 457 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students457 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

John L. Ory Communications Magnet Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 John L. Ory Communications Magnet Elementary School is 0.61, which is equal to 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
#132 out of 1277 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
89%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
7%
7%
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Black
43%
43%
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White
45%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.610.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. John The Baptist Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to John L. Ory Communications Magnet Elementary School is East St. John High School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is East St. John Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • La Place East St. John Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 426 students
    1.2 miles
    400 Ory Drive
    La Place, LA 70068
    (985) 536-8450
    1.2 5-8 426
  • Reserve Fifth Ward Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 495 students
    1.4 miles
    158 Panther Drive
    Reserve, LA 70084
    (985) 536-4221
    1.4 PK-4 495
  • Reserve East St. John High School Math: 65% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,456 student
    1.7 miles
    #1 Wildcat Drive
    Reserve, LA 70084
    (985) 536-4226
    1.7 9-12 1,456
  • La Place Laplace Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 1,044 student
    1.8 miles
    393 Greenwood Drive
    La Place, LA 70068
    (985) 652-5552
    1.8 K-8 1,044
  • La Place Emily C. Watkins Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 502 students
    2.0 miles
    938 La Highway 628
    La Place, LA 70068
    (985) 652-1593
    2 PK-8 502

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