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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 5 public schools in Caldwell Parish School District, serving 1,539 students.
  • Public school in Caldwell Parish School District have an average math proficiency score of 56% (versus the Louisiana public school average of 64%), and reading proficiency score of 66% (versus the 70% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 50% of public schools in Louisiana.
  • The top ranked public schools in Caldwell Parish School District are Columbia Elementary School, Caldwell Parish High School and Grayson Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Louisiana public school average of 55% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is less than the Louisiana public school average of 18:1.

Overview

School District NameCaldwell Parish School District
School District Phone Number(318)649-2689
School District Grades OfferedKG - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (LA)
# of Schools5 Schools1,390 Schools
# of Students1,539 Students715,114 Students
# of Teachers103 Teachers40,276 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1

District Comparison

  • Caldwell Parish School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 190 school districts in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 70-74% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (LA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
64%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Caldwell 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
70%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Caldwell 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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥95%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Caldwell Parish  School District and public school graduation rate of LA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.380.61
# of American Indian Studentsn/a4,792 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students4 Students11,353 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# of Hispanic Students43 Students49,532 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
7%
# of Black Students276 Students311,575 Students
% Black Students
18%
43%
# of White Students1,180 Students319,574 Students
% White Students
77%
45%
# of Hawaiian Students1 Student549 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students35 Students17,739 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 27,491
# of Students in Kindergarten:11253,085
# of Students in 1st Grade:12454,599
# of Students in 2nd Grade:12453,486
# of Students in 3rd Grade:11455,409
# of Students in 4th Grade:12955,850
# of Students in 5th Grade:11555,472
# of Students in 6th Grade:13453,705
# of Students in 7th Grade:12652,938
# of Students in 8th Grade:11652,225
# of Students in 9th Grade:12056,540
# of Students in 10th Grade:11051,656
# of Students in 11th Grade:10347,514
# of Students in 12th Grade:11245,144
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $12,257 in this school district is less than the state average of $54,312. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $13,839 is less than the state average of $51,430. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (LA)
Total Revenue$20 MM$41 MM
This chart display total revenue of Caldwell Parish  School District and average revenue for each school distric in LA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$23 MM$39 MM
This chart display total spending of Caldwell Parish  School District and average spending for each school distric in LA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,257$54,312
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Caldwell Parish  School District and average revenue per public school student in LA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$13,839$51,430
This chart display average spending per public school student in Caldwell Parish  School District and average spending per public school student in LA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Caldwell Parish School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Caldwell Parish High School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank: Top 50%
    163 Spartan Drive
    Columbia, LA 71418
    (318)649-2750

    Grades: 9-12 | 445 students
  • Caldwell Parish Junior High School Math: 37% | Reading: 58%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    114 Trojan Drive
    Columbia, LA 71418
    (318)649-2340

    Grades: 6-8 | 376 students
  • Columbia Elementary School Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank: Top 5%
    205 Church Street
    Columbia, LA 71418
    (318)649-2654

    Grades: K-5 | 215 students
  • Grayson Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank: Top 50%
    5237 Highway 126 East
    Grayson, LA 71435
    (318)649-2703

    Grades: K-5 | 280 students
  • Union Central Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    649 Highway 849
    Columbia, LA 71418
    (318)649-2569

    Grades: K-5 | 223 students
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