Lexington Elementary School

  • Lexington Elementary School serves 556 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 89% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 71%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 89% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 71%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • Lexington 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 20%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Lexington Elementary School's student population of 556 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students556 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lexington Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,159 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lexington Elementary School is 0.58, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
89%
71%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lexington Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
89%
71%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lexington Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
3%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Lexington Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Lexington Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
45%
44%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lexington Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
47%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Lexington Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Lexington Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lexington Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.580.36
This chart display the diversity score of Lexington Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
60%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lexington Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lexington Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCity of Monroe School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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