Minnie Ruffin Elementary School

  • Minnie Ruffin Elementary School serves 569 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 54% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Minnie Ruffin 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.

School Overview

  • Minnie Ruffin Elementary School's student population of 569 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 19% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students569 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Minnie Ruffin Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,278 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Minnie Ruffin Elementary School is 0.00, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1047 out of 1278 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Minnie Ruffin 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)
54%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Minnie Ruffin 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 Ratio20:118:1
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Hispanic
n/a
7%
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Black
100%
44%
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White
n/a
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Minnie Ruffin Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 1998-99 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Minnie Ruffin Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.000.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Minnie Ruffin Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minnie Ruffin Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCity Of Monroe School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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