Caldwell Parish School District

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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 5 public schools managed by Caldwell Parish School District serving 1,535 students in Columbia, Louisiana.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Louisiana state average of 55%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is less than the state average of 13:1.

Caldwell Parish School District (2018-19)

Overview

School District NameCaldwell Parish School District
# of Schools5
# of Students1,535
# of Teachers113
Student : Teacher Ratio10
# of Male Students760
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students775
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.36
# of American Indian Studentsn/a
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students4
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students40
% Hispanic Students
3%
# of Black Students279
% Black Students
18%
# of White Students1,192
% White Students
78%
# of Hawaiian Students1
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students19
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:116
# of Students in 1st Grade:124
# of Students in 2nd Grade:135
# of Students in 3rd Grade:104
# of Students in 4th Grade:124
# of Students in 5th Grade:135
# of Students in 6th Grade:125
# of Students in 7th Grade:127
# of Students in 8th Grade:117
# of Students in 9th Grade:136
# of Students in 10th Grade:126
# of Students in 11th Grade:83
# of Students in 12th Grade:83
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Caldwell Parish School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 108 school districts in Louisiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 70-74% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (LA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
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 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥95%
79%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Caldwell Parish School District and public school graduation rate of LA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $12,257 in this school district is less than the state average of $24,719. 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 $22,732. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (LA)
Total Revenue$20 MM$27 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 2015-16 school year data.
Spending$23 MM$25 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 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,257$24,719
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 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$13,839$22,732
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 2015-16 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Caldwell Parish School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.36, which is lower than the Louisiana average of 0.61. The most diverse school in the district is Union Central Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Louisiana or national school diversity statistics.