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  • There are 3 public schools managed by Tensas Parish School District serving 660 students in Newellton, LA. Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Louisiana state average of 54%.
  • 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
    400 Verona
    NewelltonLA 71357
    (318)467-5109

    Grades: PK-8 | 171 students
  • Saint JosephTensas Elementary School
    Frontage Rd
    Saint JosephLA 71366
    (318)766-3346

    Grades: PK-6 | 232 students
  • Saint JosephTensas High School
    720 Plank Rd
    Saint JosephLA 71366
    (318)766-3585

    Grades: 7-12 | 257 students

Overview

Tensas Parish School District (LA) District Average
# of Students 660 students 232 students
Tensas Parish School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
# of Teachers 55 Teacher(s) 18 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 368 students 134 students
% Male Students
56%
55%
# of Female Students 292 students 98 students
% Female Students
44%
45%

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
1%
# of Hispanic Students 5 students 1 students
% Hispanic Students
1%
2%
# of Black Students 590 students 211 students
% Black Students
89%
85%
# of White Students 55 students 19 students
% White Students
8%
8%
# of Hawaiian Students n/a n/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a n/a
# of Two or more races Students 9 students 3 students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
2%
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.
0.20 0.17
Tensas Parish School District Diversity Score (1988-2014)

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: 12 5
# of Students in Kindergarten: 44 17
# of Students in 1st Grade: 45 18
# of Students in 2nd Grade: 42 15
# of Students in 3rd Grade: 42 14
# of Students in 4th Grade: 73 30
# of Students in 5th Grade: 50 18
# of Students in 6th Grade: 64 21
# of Students in 7th Grade: 60 17
# of Students in 8th Grade: 60 14
# of Students in 9th Grade: 52 52
# of Students in 10th Grade: 46 46
# of Students in 11th Grade: 31 31
# of Students in 12th Grade: 39 39
# of Ungraded Students: - -
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