Morse Elementary School

  • Morse Elementary School serves 193 students in grades Prekindergarten-7.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 90-94% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Morse Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Morse Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

  • Morse Elementary School's student population of 193 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2003)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-7
Total Students193 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Morse Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,277 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Morse Elementary School is 0.08, 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 Testing Rank#141 out of 1277 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
7%
Black
1%
43%
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White
96%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score0.080.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
14%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAcadia Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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