Red River Parish School District

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  • For the 2020-21 school year, there are 4 public elementary schools in Red River Parish School District, serving 1,120 students. Public elementary schools in Red River Parish School District have an average math proficiency score of 44% (versus the Louisiana public elementary school average of 64%), and reading proficiency score of 48% (versus the 70% statewide average). This district's average elementary testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public elementary schools in Louisiana.
  • The top ranked public elementary schools in Red River Parish School District are Red River Elementary School, Red River Junior High School and Ware Youth Center. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Louisiana public elementary school average of 55% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Louisiana public elementary school average of 18:1.

Overview

School District NameRed River Parish School District
School District Phone Number(318) 932-4081
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (LA)
# of Schools4 Schools1,091 Schools
# of Students1,120 Students512,793 Students
# of Teachers64 Teachers29,090 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1

District Comparison

  • Red River Parish School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 166 school districts in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has increased from 65-69% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (LA)
Overall Testing Rank#140 out of 193 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
64%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Red River 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)
43%
70%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Red River 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 Rate85-89%
82%
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Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.530.62
# of American Indian Students3 Students3,400 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students6 Students7,780 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# of Hispanic Students18 Students37,718 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
7%
# of Black Students679 Students220,572 Students
% Black Students
61%
43%
# of White Students371 Students228,581 Students
% White Students
33%
45%
# of Hawaiian Students1 Student401 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students42 Students14,341 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:7425,287
# of Students in Kindergarten:11451,023
# of Students in 1st Grade:12154,599
# of Students in 2nd Grade:9653,486
# of Students in 3rd Grade:8955,409
# of Students in 4th Grade:10555,850
# of Students in 5th Grade:11055,472
# of Students in 6th Grade:11953,705
# of Students in 7th Grade:11842,600
# of Students in 8th Grade:11741,623
# of Students in 9th Grade:227,127
# of Students in 10th Grade:236,278
# of Students in 11th Grade:105,432
# of Students in 12th Grade:24,902
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $15,723 is higher than the state median of $13,384. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $14,749 is higher than the state median of $14,061. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (LA)
Total Revenue$23 MM$27 MM
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Spending$22 MM$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Red River Parish  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in LA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$15,723$13,384
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Red River Parish  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in LA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$14,749$14,061
This chart display average spending per public school student in Red River Parish  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in LA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Red River Parish School District Public Elementary Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Red River Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 54%
    Rank:
    3/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    1001 Ashland Road
    Coushatta, LA 71019
    (318) 932-9290

    Grades: PK-5 | 708 students
  • Red River Junior High School Math: 37% | Reading: 44%
    Rank:
    1/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    931 East Carroll
    Coushatta, LA 71019
    (318) 932-5265

    Grades: 6-8 | 333 students
  • Ware Youth Center Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank:
    1/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    3565 Highway 71
    Coushatta, LA 71019
    (318) 932-4411

    Grades: K-12 | 79 students
  • Springville Educational Center
    550 Jim Moore Road
    Coushatta, LA 71019
    (318) 932-3313

    Grades: 3-12 | n/a student
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