Lincoln Parish School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 12 public schools in Lincoln Parish School District, serving 5,637 students.
  • Public schools in Lincoln Parish School District have an average math proficiency score of 68% (versus the Louisiana public school average of 64%), and reading proficiency score of 68% (versus the 70% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 30% of public schools in Louisiana.
  • The top ranked public schools in Lincoln Parish School District are Choudrant High School, Choudrant Elementary School and Ruston High School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Louisiana public school average of 55% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is less than the Louisiana public school average of 18:1.

Overview

School District NameLincoln Parish School District
School District Phone Number(318)255-1430
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (LA)
# of Schools12 Schools1,390 Schools
# of Students5,637 Students715,114 Students
# of Teachers348 Teachers40,276 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1

District Comparison

  • Lincoln Parish School District, which is ranked within the top 30% 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 98% has increased from 85% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (LA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
64%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lincoln 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)
68%
70%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lincoln 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
98%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Lincoln Parish  School District and public school graduation rate of LA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.580.61
# of American Indian Students10 Students4,792 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students78 Students11,353 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# of Hispanic Students323 Students49,532 Students
% Hispanic Students
6%
7%
# of Black Students2,595 Students311,575 Students
% Black Students
46%
43%
# of White Students2,574 Students319,574 Students
% White Students
46%
45%
# of Hawaiian Students1 Student549 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students56 Students17,739 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:24927,491
# of Students in Kindergarten:44353,085
# of Students in 1st Grade:43054,599
# of Students in 2nd Grade:39553,486
# of Students in 3rd Grade:38255,409
# of Students in 4th Grade:39655,850
# of Students in 5th Grade:40555,472
# of Students in 6th Grade:42853,705
# of Students in 7th Grade:43152,938
# of Students in 8th Grade:39152,225
# of Students in 9th Grade:45056,540
# of Students in 10th Grade:43751,656
# of Students in 11th Grade:42047,514
# of Students in 12th Grade:38045,144
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $12,338 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 $12,536 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$72 MM$41 MM
This chart display total revenue of Lincoln Parish  School District and average revenue for each school distric in LA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$73 MM$39 MM
This chart display total spending of Lincoln Parish  School District and average spending for each school distric in LA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,338$54,312
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lincoln Parish  School District and average revenue per public school student in LA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$12,536$51,430
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lincoln Parish  School District and average spending per public school student in LA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Lincoln Parish School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Choudrant Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 77%
    Rank: Top 30%
    200 Walker Road
    Choudrant, LA 71227
    (318)768-4106

    Grades: K-6 | 486 students
  • Choudrant High School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank: Top 20%
    2555 Hwy. 80
    Choudrant, LA 71227
    (318)768-2541

    Grades: 7-12 | 323 students
  • Cypress Springs Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 63%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1040 Saratoga Street
    Ruston, LA 71270
    (318)255-0791

    Grades: 3-5 | 477 students
  • Dubach School Math: 50-59% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    7710 Fellowship Rd
    Dubach, LA 71235
    (318)777-3470

    Grades: PK-5 | 154 students
  • Glen View Elementary School
    1601 Bittersweet
    Ruston, LA 71270
    (318)255-5724

    Grades: K-2 | 501 students
  • Hillcrest Elementary School
    301 East Kentucky Avenue
    Ruston, LA 71270
    (318)255-0550

    Grades: K-2 | 352 students
  • I.a. Lewis School Math: 64% | Reading: 56%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1000 Mitchell Avenue
    Ruston, LA 71270
    (318)255-5963

    Grades: 6 | 328 students
  • Lincoln Parish Early Childhood Center
    801 East Mississippi Avenue
    Ruston, LA 70270
    (318)513-1470

    Grades: PK | 212 students
  • Ruston Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 60%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    200 N. Bernard Street
    Ruston, LA 71270
    (318)255-4714

    Grades: 3-5 | 311 students
  • Ruston High School Math: 85% | Reading: 73%
    Rank: Top 30%
    900 Bearcat Drive
    Ruston, LA 71270
    (318)255-0807

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,341 student
  • Ruston Junior High School Math: 56% | Reading: 67%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    481 Tarbutton Road
    Ruston, LA 71270
    (318)251-1601

    Grades: 7-8 | 611 students
  • Simsboro High School Math: 77% | Reading: 78%
    Rank: Top 30%
    1 Tiger Drive
    Simsboro, LA 71275
    (318)247-6265

    Grades: PK-12 | 541 students
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