St. Mary Parish School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 21 public schools in St. Mary Parish School District, serving 8,563 students. St. Mary Parish School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Louisiana.
Public schools in St. Mary Parish School District have an average math proficiency score of 67% (versus the Louisiana public school average of 64%), and reading proficiency score of 73% (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. Mary Parish School District are Bayou Vista Elementary School, J.s. Aucoin Elementary School and Wyandotte Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Black), which is more 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 NameSt. Mary Parish School District
School District Phone Number(337) 836-9661
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (LA)
# of Schools21 Schools1,390 Schools
# of Students8,563 Students715,114 Students
# of Teachers530 Teachers40,276 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1

District Comparison

St. Mary 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
#47 out of 193 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of St. Mary Parish  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
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 St. Mary 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 St. Mary 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. Mary 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 Students53 Students4,792 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# of Asian Students114 Students11,353 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# of Hispanic Students924 Students49,532 Students
% Hispanic Students
11%
7%
# of Black Students3,318 Students311,575 Students
% Black Students
39%
43%
# of White Students3,723 Students319,574 Students
% White Students
43%
45%
# of Hawaiian Students3 Students549 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students428 Students17,739 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:33927,491
# of Students in Kindergarten:59753,085
# of Students in 1st Grade:62554,599
# of Students in 2nd Grade:66553,486
# of Students in 3rd Grade:61755,409
# of Students in 4th Grade:64555,850
# of Students in 5th Grade:65455,472
# of Students in 6th Grade:61553,705
# of Students in 7th Grade:62052,938
# of Students in 8th Grade:61552,225
# of Students in 9th Grade:67956,540
# of Students in 10th Grade:66451,656
# of Students in 11th Grade:61847,514
# of Students in 12th Grade:61045,144
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $11,589 in this school district is less 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 $12,388 is less 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$99 MM$27 MM
This chart display total revenue of St. Mary 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$106 MM$29 MM
This chart display total spending of St. Mary 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$11,589$13,384
This chart display average revenue per public school student in St. Mary 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$12,388$14,061
This chart display average spending per public school student in St. Mary 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. Mary Parish School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Bayou Vista Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1155 Delmar Street
    Morgan City, LA 70380
    (985) 395-3758

    Grades: PK-5 | 325 students
  • J.s. Aucoin Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    739 Julia Street
    Amelia, LA 70340
    (985) 631-2464

    Grades: PK-5 | 267 students
  • Wyandotte Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2 Glenwood Avenue
    Morgan City, LA 70380
    (985) 384-0724

    Grades: PK-5 | 367 students
  • Berwick Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    400 Texas Street
    Berwick, LA 70342
    (985) 384-8355

    Grades: PK-5 | 522 students
  • Berwick High School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    700 Patti Drive
    Berwick, LA 70342
    (985) 384-8450

    Grades: 9-12 | 517 students
  • M.e. Norman Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    900 Spruce St
    Morgan City, LA 70380
    (985) 384-0877

    Grades: PK-5 | 283 students
  • Hattie A. Watts Elementary School Math: 75% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1307 Third Street
    Patterson, LA 70392
    (985) 395-5976

    Grades: PK-4 | 660 students
  • Patterson High School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    2525 Highway 182 W
    Patterson, LA 70392
    (985) 395-2675

    Grades: 9-12 | 453 students
  • Berwick Junior High School Math: 69% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    3955 Hwy. 182
    Berwick, LA 70342
    (985) 384-5665

    Grades: 6-8 | 398 students
  • Morgan City High School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    2400 Tiger Drive
    Morgan City, LA 70380
    (985) 384-1754

    Grades: 9-12 | 757 students
  • Franklin Senior High School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1401 Cynthia Street
    Franklin, LA 70538
    (337) 828-0143

    Grades: 9-12 | 318 students
  • Morgan City Junior High School Math: 62% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    911 Marguerite Street
    Morgan City, LA 70380
    (985) 384-5922

    Grades: 6-8 | 499 students
  • Centerville High School Math: 66% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    9225 Highway 182 West
    Centerville, LA 70522
    (337) 836-5103

    Grades: PK-12 | 570 students
  • Patterson Junior High School Math: 62% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1101 First Street
    Patterson, LA 70392
    (985) 395-6772

    Grades: 5-8 | 480 students
  • W.p. Foster Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    101 Second Street
    Franklin, LA 70538
    (337) 828-1905

    Grades: PK-5 | 315 students
  • Raintree Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    501 Raintree Drive
    Baldwin, LA 70514
    (337) 923-0494

    Grades: PK-5 | 484 students
  • West St. Mary High School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    18333 Hwy 182 West
    Baldwin, LA 70514
    (337) 924-7990

    Grades: 9-12 | 352 students
  • B. Edward Boudreaux Middle School Math: 66% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    18333 Hwy 182 West
    Baldwin, LA 70514
    (337) 924-7990

    Grades: 6-8 | 245 students
  • Franklin Junior High School Math: 50% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    525 Morris Street
    Franklin, LA 70538
    (337) 828-0855

    Grades: 6-8 | 214 students
  • Julia B. Maitland School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1907 Federal Avenue
    Morgan City, LA 70380
    (985) 384-4986

    Grades: PK-5 | 302 students
  • Lagrange Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2129 Chatsworth Road
    Franklin, LA 70538
    (337) 828-1991

    Grades: PK-5 | 235 students
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