5484 Mire Highway
Rayne, LA 70578
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Mire Elementary School serves 662 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Mire Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 29%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 52% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 40%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 57% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 662 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in LA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 44% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 52% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Mire Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Mire Elementary School's student population of 662 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
662 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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School Rankings

Mire Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Mire Elementary School is 0.27, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#160 out of 1267 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
44%
29%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
52%
40%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
4%
9%
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Black
6%
42%
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White
85%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.27
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
11%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Mire Elementary School's ranking?

Mire Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for: Highest overall rank (Top 20%), Highest math proficiency (Top 20%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%).

What schools are Mire Elementary School often compared to?

Mire Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Richard Elementary School by visitors of our site.

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

44% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 29% LA state average), while 52% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 40% LA state average).

How many students attend Mire Elementary School?

662 students attend Mire Elementary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

85% of Mire Elementary School students are White, 6% of students are Black, 5% of students are Two or more races, and 4% of students are Hispanic.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Mire Elementary School?

Mire Elementary School has a student ration of 22:1, which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 17:1.

What grades does Mire Elementary School offer ?

Mire Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8

What school district is Mire Elementary School part of?

Mire Elementary School is part of Acadia Parish School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 662 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 44% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 52% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

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