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  • There are 3 public schools managed by Tensas Parish School District serving 643 students in Newellton, LA. Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Louisiana state average of 55%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is less than the state average of 16:1.

Tensas Parish School District

  • School Location Grades Students
  • NewelltonNewellton Elementary School
    Post Office Box 645
    NewelltonLA 71357
    (318)467-5109

    Grades: PK-8 | 172 students
  • Saint JosephTensas Elementary School
    Rt. 2 Box 306
    Saint JosephLA 71366
    (318)766-3346

    Grades: PK-6 | 219 students
  • Saint JosephTensas High School
    Rt. 2 Box 408
    Saint JosephLA 71366
    (318)766-3585

    Grades: 7-12 | 252 students

Overview

Tensas Parish School District (LA) District Average
# of Students 643 students 219 students
Tensas Parish School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
# of Teachers 55 Teacher(s) 19 Teacher(s)
Tensas Parish School District Total Teachers (1988-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 11:1
Tensas Parish School District Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
# of Male Students 352 students 119 students
% Male Students
55%
54%
# of Female Students 291 students 100 students
% Female Students
45%
46%

Students by Ethnicity:

# of American Indian Students n/a n/a
% American Indian Students
n/a n/a
# of Asian Students 1 students 1 students
% Asian Students
n/a n/a
# of Hispanic Students 9 students 3 students
% Hispanic Students
1%
1%
# of Black Students 563 students 189 students
% Black Students
88%
87%
# of White Students 63 students 21 students
% White Students
10%
10%
# of Hawaiian Students n/a n/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a n/a
# of Two or more races Students 7 students 1 students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
1%
Tensas Parish School District All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown LA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.22 0.23
Tensas Parish School District Diversity Score (1988-2014)

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: 14 5
# of Students in Kindergarten: 52 20
# of Students in 1st Grade: 47 21
# of Students in 2nd Grade: 37 12
# of Students in 3rd Grade: 46 16
# of Students in 4th Grade: 46 15
# of Students in 5th Grade: 69 28
# of Students in 6th Grade: 44 19
# of Students in 7th Grade: 61 21
# of Students in 8th Grade: 57 15
# of Students in 9th Grade: 55 55
# of Students in 10th Grade: 49 49
# of Students in 11th Grade: 35 35
# of Students in 12th Grade: 31 31
# of Ungraded Students: - -
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