Mildred S. Harris Elementary School

  • Mildred S. Harris Elementary School serves 307 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70-74% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Mildred S. Harris Elementary School's student population of 307 students has declined by 25% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students307 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mildred S. Harris Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mildred S. Harris Elementary School is 0.68, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank#839 out of 1,277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Mildred S. Harris Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mildred S. Harris Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Mildred S. Harris Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Mildred S. Harris Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
42%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Mildred S. Harris Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
33%
44%
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White
20%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Mildred S. Harris Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mildred S. Harris Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.680.36
This chart display the diversity score of Mildred S. Harris Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
60%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Mildred S. Harris Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mildred S. Harris Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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