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Overview

School District NameJefferson Parish School District
School District Phone Number(504)349-7600
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (LA)
# of Schools85 Schools1,390 Schools
# of Students48,750 Students715,114 Students
# of Teachers2,407 Teachers40,276 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1

District Comparison

  • Jefferson Parish School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 167 school districts in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 72% has increased from 70% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (LA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Jefferson 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)
65%
69%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Jefferson 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
72%
79%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Jefferson Parish  School District and public school graduation rate of LA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.710.61
# of American Indian Students200 Students4,792 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students2,245 Students11,353 Students
% Asian Students
5%
2%
# of Hispanic Students13,594 Students49,532 Students
% Hispanic Students
28%
7%
# of Black Students19,049 Students311,575 Students
% Black Students
39%
43%
# of White Students12,266 Students319,574 Students
% White Students
25%
45%
# of Hawaiian Students9 Students549 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students1,387 Students17,739 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:1,92327,491
# of Students in Kindergarten:3,70453,085
# of Students in 1st Grade:3,92854,599
# of Students in 2nd Grade:3,81653,486
# of Students in 3rd Grade:3,90755,409
# of Students in 4th Grade:4,00755,850
# of Students in 5th Grade:3,91055,472
# of Students in 6th Grade:3,62453,705
# of Students in 7th Grade:3,35552,938
# of Students in 8th Grade:3,53852,225
# of Students in 9th Grade:3,89656,540
# of Students in 10th Grade:3,36651,656
# of Students in 11th Grade:3,01947,514
# of Students in 12th Grade:2,75745,144
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,518 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 $12,633 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$531 MM$41 MM
This chart display total revenue of Jefferson Parish  School District and average revenue for each school distric in LA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$582 MM$39 MM
This chart display total spending of Jefferson Parish  School District and average spending for each school distric in LA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,518$54,312
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Jefferson Parish  School District and average revenue per public school student in LA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$12,633$51,430
This chart display average spending per public school student in Jefferson Parish  School District and average spending per public school student in LA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Jefferson Parish School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • A.c. Alexander Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 77%
    Rank: Top 30%
    600 West Esplanade Avenue
    Kenner, LA 70065
    (504)469-7326

    Grades: PK-5 | 565 students
  • Airline Park Academy For Advanced Studies Magnet School
    Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank: Top 5%
    6201 Camphor Street
    Metairie, LA 70003
    (504)888-0969

    Grades: PK-5 | 376 students
  • Alice Birney Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 61%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4829 Hastings Street
    Metairie, LA 70006
    (504)885-1054

    Grades: PK-5 | 671 students
  • Allen Ellender School Math: 47% | Reading: 55%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4501 East Ames Boulevard
    Marrero, LA 70072
    (504)341-9469

    Grades: PK-8 | 604 students
  • Bissonet Plaza Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 66%
    Rank: Top 50%
    6818 Kawanee Avenue
    Metairie, LA 70003
    (504)887-0470

    Grades: PK-5 | 616 students
  • Bonella A. St. Ville Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1121 Pailet Street
    Harvey, LA 70058
    (504)366-1708

    Grades: PK-5 | 387 students
  • Bonnabel Magnet Academy High School Math: 40% | Reading: 52%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2801 Bruin Drive
    Kenner, LA 70065
    (504)443-4565

    Grades: 9-12 | 1366 students
  • Bridgedale Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 71%
    Rank: Top 50%
    808 Zinnia Street
    Metairie, LA 70001
    (504)888-6807

    Grades: PK-5 | 458 students
  • Catherine Strehle Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    178 Millie Drive
    Westwego, LA 70094
    (504)436-1920

    Grades: PK-5 | 323 students
  • Celerity Woodmere Charter School Charter School
    Math: 39% | Reading: 38%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3191 Alex Kornman Blvd.
    Harvey, LA 70058
    (504)348-2410

    Grades: K-8 | 371 students
  • Chateau Estates Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 76%
    Rank: Top 30%
    4121 Medoc Drive
    Kenner, LA 70065
    (504)464-5662

    Grades: PK-8 | 683 students
  • Congetta Trippe Janet Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 79%
    Rank: Top 50%
    2500 Bent Tree Lane
    Marrero, LA 70072
    (504)340-0487

    Grades: PK-5 | 675 students
  • East Jefferson High School Math: 59% | Reading: 67%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    400 Phlox Street
    Metairie, LA 70001
    (504)888-7171

    Grades: 9-12 | 1203 students
  • Ella C. Pittman Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 59%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3800 Thirteenth Street
    Harvey, LA 70058
    (504)340-4937

    Grades: PK-5 | 572 students
  • Ella Dolhonde Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 80%
    Rank: Top 30%
    219 Severn Avenue
    Metairie, LA 70001
    (504)837-5370

    Grades: PK-5 | 501 students
  • Estelle Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 70%
    Rank: Top 50%
    2800 Barataria Boulevard
    Marrero, LA 70072
    (504)347-3727

    Grades: PK-8 | 787 students
  • Fisher Middle/High School Math: 77% | Reading: 63%
    Rank: Top 50%
    2529 Jean Lafitte Boulevard
    Lafitte, LA 70067
    (504)689-3665

    Grades: 6-12 | 504 students
  • Frederick Douglass Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1400 Huey P. Long Avenue
    Gretna, LA 70053
    (504)368-5962

    Grades: PK-5 | 315 students
  • G.t. Woods Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1037 31st Street
    Kenner, LA 70065
    (504)466-6252

    Grades: PK-5 | 271 students
  • George Cox Elementary School Math: 69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank: Top 50%
    2630 Belle Chasse Highway
    Gretna, LA 70056
    (504)394-5890

    Grades: PK-5 | 426 students
  • Geraldine Boudreaux Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 62%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    950 Behrman Highway
    Gretna, LA 70056
    (504)393-8732

    Grades: PK-5 | 624 students
  • Grace King High School Math: 53% | Reading: 52%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4301 Grace King Place
    Metairie, LA 70002
    (504)888-7334

    Grades: 9-12 | 1390 students
  • Grand Isle High School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank: Top 50%
    149 Ludwig Lane
    Grand Isle, LA 70358
    (985)787-2577

    Grades: PK-12 | 142 students
  • Green Park Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 76%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1409 North Upland Street
    Metairie, LA 70003
    (504)466-0205

    Grades: PK-5 | 454 students
  • Greenlawn Terrace Elementary School Math: 75% | Reading: 73%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1500 38th Street
    Kenner, LA 70065
    (504)468-1016

    Grades: PK-5 | 547 students
  • Gretna Middle School Math: 34% | Reading: 40%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    910 Gretna Boulevard
    Gretna, LA 70053
    (504)366-0120

    Grades: 6-8 | 615 students
  • Gretna No. 2 Academy For Advanced Studies Magnet School
    Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank: Top 5%
    701 Amelia Street
    Gretna, LA 70053
    (504)366-3582

    Grades: PK-5 | 363 students
  • Harahan Elementary School Math: 89% | Reading: 82%
    Rank: Top 20%
    6723 Jefferson Highway
    New Orleans, LA 70123
    (504)737-3918

    Grades: PK-5 | 493 students
  • Harold Keller Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 77%
    Rank: Top 50%
    5301 Irving Street
    Metairie, LA 70003
    (504)887-3836

    Grades: PK-5 | 473 students
  • Harry S. Truman Middle School Math: 48% | Reading: 47%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    5417 Ehret Road
    Marrero, LA 70072
    (504)341-0961

    Grades: 6-8 | 497 students
  • Haynes Academy School For Advanced Studies Magnet School
    Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank: Top 1%
    1416 Metairie Road
    Metairie, LA 70005
    (504)837-8300

    Grades: 6-12 | 823 students
  • Hazel Park/hilda Knoff School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    8809 Jefferson Highway
    New Orleans, LA 70123
    (504)737-6163

    Grades: PK-5 | 385 students
  • Helen Cox High School Math: 56% | Reading: 64%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2200 Lapalco Boulevard
    Harvey, LA 70058
    (504)367-6388

    Grades: 9-12 | 1068 students
  • Henry Ford Middle School Math: 42% | Reading: 47%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    435 South Jamie Boulevard
    Westwego, LA 70094
    (504)436-2474

    Grades: 6-8 | 573 students
  • J.c. Ellis Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 76%
    Rank: Top 50%
    801 Brockenbraugh Court
    Metairie, LA 70005
    (504)833-7254

    Grades: PK-8 | 762 students
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