L.p. Vaughn Elementary & Middle School serves 715 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21% (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 36% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 57% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-2
  • Enrollment: 715 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 91%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 21%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 36%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

School Overview

L.p. Vaughn Elementary & Middle School's student population of 715 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 28% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students
715 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
36 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of L.p. Vaughn Elementary & Middle School is 0.27, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
21%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
36%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
4%
9%
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Black
85%
42%
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White
9%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.27
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
3%
5%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

21% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 64% LA state average), while 36% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 70% LA state average).

How many students attend L.p. Vaughn Elementary & Middle School?

715 students attend L.p. Vaughn Elementary & Middle School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

85% of L.p. Vaughn Elementary & Middle School students are Black, 9% of students are White, 4% of students are Hispanic, and 2% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of L.p. Vaughn Elementary & Middle School?

L.p. Vaughn Elementary & Middle School has a student ration of 20:1, which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 17:1.

What grades does L.p. Vaughn Elementary & Middle School offer ?

L.p. Vaughn Elementary & Middle School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-2

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-2
  • Enrollment: 715 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 91%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 21%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 36%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

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