Lowery Elementary School serves 317 students in grades 3-5.
Lowery Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 29%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 18% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 40%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 57% (majority Black).
- Grades: 3-5
- Enrollment: 317 students
- Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
- Minority Enrollment: 99%
- Overall Testing Rank: Bottom 50% in LA
- Math Proficiency: 15% (Btm 50%)
- Reading Proficiency: 18% (Btm 50%)
- Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education
Lowery Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:
Percent Eligible For Free Lunch
Lowery Elementary School's student population of 317 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Lowery Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,237 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Lowery Elementary School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
State Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#976 out of 1237 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education
Frequently Asked Questions
What is Lowery Elementary School's ranking?
Lowery Elementary School is ranked #976 out of 1,237 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Louisiana.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
15% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 29% LA state average), while 18% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 40% LA state average).
How many students attend Lowery Elementary School?
317 students attend Lowery Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
95% of Lowery Elementary School students are Black, 3% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are White, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Lowery Elementary School?
Lowery Elementary School has a student ration of 13:1, which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 17:1.
What grades does Lowery Elementary School offer ?
Lowery Elementary School offers enrollment in grades 3-5
What school district is Lowery Elementary School part of?
Lowery Elementary School is part of Ascension Parish School District.
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