Hwy. 442 West
Tickfaw, LA 70466
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Lucille Nesom Memorial serves 454 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Lucille Nesom Memorial 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 61% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Lucille Nesom Memorial's student population of 454 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 24% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
454 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

Lucille Nesom Memorial is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,267 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Lucille Nesom Memorial is 0.67, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#998 out of 1267 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
18%
7%
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Black
44%
43%
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White
33%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 454 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 67%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in LA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 61% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.67 (Top 5%)

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