Laplace Elementary School

  • Laplace Elementary School serves 1,033 students in grades PK-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the LA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 55%.
  • Laplace Elementary School operates within the St. John The Baptist Parish School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1033 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 62 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 1,033 students
Laplace Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Laplace Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 62 teachers
Laplace Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Laplace Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.39 is more than the state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
Laplace Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Laplace Elementary School Asian Students (1995-2008)
Hispanic
6%
6%
Laplace Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
76%
44%
Laplace Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
17%
45%
Laplace Elementary School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Laplace Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Laplace Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Laplace Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown LA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.39 0.35
Laplace Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
78%
58%
Laplace Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
6%
Laplace Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • St. John The Baptist Parish School District's student population of 5,879 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $14,038 in this district is less than the state average of $15,711. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,217 is less than the state average of $15,475. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name St. John The Baptist Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
4
Number of Students Managed 5,879 1,685
St. John The Baptist Parish School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $84 MM $27 MM
St. John The Baptist Parish School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $85 MM $26 MM
St. John The Baptist Parish School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $14,038 $15,711
St. John The Baptist Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $14,217 $15,475
St. John The Baptist Parish School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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