Avoyelles Parish School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 10 top public schools in Avoyelles Parish School District, serving 5,534 students.
  • Public school in Avoyelles Parish School District have an average math proficiency score of 49% (versus Louisiana public school average of 63%), and reading proficiency score of 55% (versus 70% Louisiana statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Louisiana.
  • The school with the highest math and reading proficiency is La School For Ag Science, with 83% math proficiency and 92% reading proficiency. Read more about public school math/reading proficiency statistics in Louisiana or national school math/reading proficiency statistics.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black) , which is less than the Louisiana public school average of 55% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is more than the Louisiana public school average of 15:1.

Overview

School District NameAvoyelles Parish School District
School District Phone Number(318)240-0201
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (LA)
# of Schools10 Schools1,400 Schools
# of Students5,534 Students718,899 Students
# of Teachers273 Teachers48,543 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio20:115:1

District Comparison

  • Avoyelles Parish School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 175 school districts in Louisiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 79% has increased from 62% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (LA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Avoyelles Parish  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of LA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
69%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Avoyelles Parish  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of LA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
79%
79%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Avoyelles Parish  School District and public school graduation rate of LA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.560.60
# of American Indian Students56 Students4,870 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# of Asian Students31 Students11,267 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# of Hispanic Students53 Students45,492 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
6%
# of Black Students2,638 Students316,428 Students
% Black Students
48%
44%
# of White Students2,583 Students323,939 Students
% White Students
47%
45%
# of Hawaiian Students1 Student704 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students172 Students16,295 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:24728,198
# of Students in Kindergarten:40253,327
# of Students in 1st Grade:44155,273
# of Students in 2nd Grade:41856,239
# of Students in 3rd Grade:41556,722
# of Students in 4th Grade:39956,465
# of Students in 5th Grade:38253,699
# of Students in 6th Grade:41853,285
# of Students in 7th Grade:46553,090
# of Students in 8th Grade:42851,765
# of Students in 9th Grade:44058,398
# of Students in 10th Grade:41552,012
# of Students in 11th Grade:36447,821
# of Students in 12th Grade:30042,605
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,409 in this school district is less than the state average of $24,787. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $9,192 is less than the state average of $22,795. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (LA)
Total Revenue$56 MM$27 MM
This chart display total revenue of Avoyelles Parish  School District and average revenue for each school distric in LA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$55 MM$25 MM
This chart display total spending of Avoyelles Parish  School District and average spending for each school distric in LA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,409$24,787
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Avoyelles Parish  School District and average revenue per public school student in LA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$9,192$22,795
This chart display average spending per public school student in Avoyelles Parish  School District and average spending per public school student in LA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Avoyelles Parish School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency | LA School Rank) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Moreauville Avoyelles High School Math: 45% / Reading: 54% | Bottom 50%
    287 Main Street
    Moreauville, LA 71355
    (318)985-2361

    Grades: 7-12 | 650 students
  • Bunkie Bunkie Elementary School Math: 20-24% / Reading: 40-44% | Bottom 50%
    311 Pershing Avenue
    Bunkie, LA 71322
    (318)346-7292

    Grades: PK-6 | 387 students
  • Bunkie Bunkie Magnet High School Math: 33% / Reading: 39% | Bottom 50%
    435 Evergreen Street
    Bunkie, LA 71322
    (318)346-6216

    Grades: 7-12 | 555 students
  • Cottonport Cottonport Elementary School Math: 45% / Reading: 48% | Bottom 50%
    950 Lemoine Street
    Cottonport, LA 71327
    (318)876-3404

    Grades: PK-6 | 474 students
  • Bunkie La School For Ag Science Vocational School
    Charter School
    Math: 83% / Reading: 92% | Top 10%
    5303 Highway 115
    Bunkie, LA 71322
    (318)346-2762

    Grades: 7-12 | 403 students
  • Effie Lafargue Elementary School Math: 77% / Reading: 77% | Top 30%
    3366 Highway 107
    Effie, LA 71331
    (318)253-9591

    Grades: PK-6 | 713 students
  • Marksville Marksville Elementary School Math: 53% / Reading: 53% | Bottom 50%
    430 West Waddil Street
    Marksville, LA 71351
    (318)253-7464

    Grades: PK-6 | 649 students
  • Marksville Marksville High School Math: 33% / Reading: 38% | Bottom 50%
    407 West Bon Tempt Street
    Marksville, LA 71351
    (318)253-9356

    Grades: 7-12 | 804 students
  • Plaucheville Plaucheville Elementary School Math: 55% / Reading: 62% | Bottom 50%
    Hwy 1181 - School Loop 50
    Plaucheville, LA 71362
    (318)922-3311

    Grades: PK-6 | 598 students
  • Simmesport Riverside Elementary School Math: 30-34% / Reading: 45-49% | Bottom 50%
    549 Norwood Street
    Simmesport, LA 71369
    (318)941-2699

    Grades: PK-6 | 301 students
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