St. Bernard Parish School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 12 public schools in St. Bernard Parish School District, serving 7,698 students. St. Bernard Parish School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Louisiana.
Public schools in St. Bernard Parish School District have an average math proficiency score of 66% (versus the Louisiana public school average of 64%), and reading proficiency score of 72% (versus the 70% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in Louisiana.
The top ranked public schools in St. Bernard Parish School District are Joseph J. Davies Elementary School, J.f. Gauthier School and Lacoste Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Louisiana public school average of 55% (majority Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is less than the Louisiana public school average of 18:1.

Overview

School District NameSt. Bernard Parish School District
School District Phone Number(504) 301-2000
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (LA)
# of Schools12 Schools1,390 Schools
# of Students7,698 Students715,114 Students
# of Teachers446 Teachers40,276 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1

District Comparison

St. Bernard 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 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 77% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#56 out of 193 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of St. Bernard Parish  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
64%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of St. Bernard 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)
66%
70%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of St. Bernard 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 St. Bernard Parish  School District and public school graduation rate of LA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.650.61
# of American Indian Students42 Students4,792 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# of Asian Students194 Students11,353 Students
% Asian Students
2%
2%
# of Hispanic Students989 Students49,532 Students
% Hispanic Students
13%
7%
# of Black Students2,342 Students311,575 Students
% Black Students
30%
43%
# of White Students3,839 Students319,574 Students
% White Students
50%
45%
# of Hawaiian Students5 Students549 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students287 Students17,739 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:48127,491
# of Students in Kindergarten:55353,085
# of Students in 1st Grade:57154,599
# of Students in 2nd Grade:59053,486
# of Students in 3rd Grade:60255,409
# of Students in 4th Grade:64255,850
# of Students in 5th Grade:61155,472
# of Students in 6th Grade:58353,705
# of Students in 7th Grade:52852,938
# of Students in 8th Grade:56952,225
# of Students in 9th Grade:55856,540
# of Students in 10th Grade:53351,656
# of Students in 11th Grade:45247,514
# of Students in 12th Grade:42545,144
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $14,265 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 $15,312 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$110 MM$27 MM
This chart display total revenue of St. Bernard Parish  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in LA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$118 MM$29 MM
This chart display total spending of St. Bernard 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$14,265$13,384
This chart display average revenue per public school student in St. Bernard 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$15,312$14,061
This chart display average spending per public school student in St. Bernard 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.

St. Bernard Parish School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Joseph J. Davies Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    4101 Mistrot Drive
    Meraux, LA 70075
    (504) 267-7890

    Grades: PK-5 | 723 students
  • J.f. Gauthier School Math: 76% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1200 East La Highway 46
    Saint Bernard, LA 70085
    (504) 272-0700

    Grades: PK-5 | 540 students
  • Lacoste Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1625 Missouri Street
    Chalmette, LA 70043
    (504) 304-5747

    Grades: PK-5 | 731 students
  • Chalmette High School Math: 75% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1100 East Judge Perez Dr.
    Chalmette, LA 70043
    (504) 301-2600

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,896 student
  • Arabi Elementary School Math: 69% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    7200 Alexander Avenue
    Arabi, LA 70032
    (504) 218-5058

    Grades: PK-5 | 640 students
  • W. Smith Junior Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    6701 St. Bernard Hwy.
    Violet, LA 70092
    (504) 302-1000

    Grades: PK-5 | 326 students
  • N.p. Trist Middle School Math: 66% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1 Pirates Cove
    Meraux, LA 70075
    (504) 872-9402

    Grades: 6-8 | 691 students
  • Andrew Jackson Middle School Math: 56% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    201 8th Street
    Chalmette, LA 70043
    (504) 301-1500

    Grades: 6-8 | 615 students
  • Meraux Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4004 Paris Rd
    Chalmette, LA 70043
    (504) 556-0900

    Grades: PK-5 | 530 students
  • St. Bernard Middle School Math: 55% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2601 Torres Drive
    Saint Bernard, LA 70085
    (504) 267-7878

    Grades: 6-8 | 332 students
  • Chalmette Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    75 East Chalmette Circle
    Chalmette, LA 70043
    (504) 304-0370

    Grades: PK-5 | 560 students
  • C.f. Rowley Alternative School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    49 Madison Avenue
    Chalmette, LA 70043
    (504) 301-4001

    Grades: 6-12 | 114 students
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