Lessie Moore Elementary School

207 Griffith Street
Pineville, LA 71360
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Lessie Moore Elementary School serves 370 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (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.
Lessie Moore 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 19:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Lessie Moore Elementary School's student population of 370 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 45% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students370 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

Lessie Moore 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 Lessie Moore Elementary School is 0.49, 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
#882 out of 1277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
1%
7%
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Black
63%
43%
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White
34%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.490.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRapides Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lessie Moore Elementary School is Pineville High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pineville Junior High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pineville Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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