Mimosa Park Elementary School

  • Mimosa Park Elementary School serves 627 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80-84% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 71%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 71%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • Mimosa Park Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Mimosa Park Elementary School's student population of 627 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students627 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mimosa Park Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,159 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mimosa Park Elementary School is 0.48, which is less 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
71%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Mimosa Park 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 2011-12 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
71%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mimosa Park 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 2011-12 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Mimosa Park Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Mimosa Park Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
25%
44%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Mimosa Park Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
68%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Mimosa Park 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
4%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mimosa Park Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.480.61
This chart display the diversity score of Mimosa Park 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
35%
60%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Mimosa Park 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
5%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mimosa Park 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 NameSt. Charles Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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