Mimosa Park Elementary School

  • Mimosa Park Elementary School serves 606 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.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Mimosa Park Elementary School's student population of 606 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students606 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (11-12)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) (11-12)75-79%
71%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:118:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
7%
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Black
23%
43%
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White
68%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This 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 Score0.490.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
2%
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 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. Charles Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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