Mulberry Elementary School

450 Cougar Drive
Houma, LA 70360
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Mulberry Elementary School serves 916 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Mulberry Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 88% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 94% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Mulberry Elementary School's student population of 916 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students916 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Rankings

Mulberry Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Mulberry Elementary School is 0.44, 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
#65 out of 1267 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
94%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:117:1
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American Indian
4%
1%
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Asian
4%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
7%
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Black
8%
43%
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White
74%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
6%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.440.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTerrebonne Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Mulberry Elementary School is Terrebonne High School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Houma Junior High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Southdown Elementary School (1.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Houma Southdown Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 360 students
    1.5 miles
    1124 St. Charles Street
    Houma, LA 70360
    (985) 872-9429
    1.5 PK-6 360
  • Houma Acadian Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 758 students
    1.8 miles
    1020 Saadi Street
    Houma, LA 70363
    (985) 876-0612
    1.8 PK-4 758
  • Houma Houma Junior High School Math: 59% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 660 students
    1.9 miles
    315 St. Charles
    Houma, LA 70360
    (985) 872-1511
    1.9 7-8 660
  • Houma Terrebonne High School Math: 78% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,303 student
    2.2 miles
    7318 Main Street
    Houma, LA 70360
    (985) 879-3377
    2.2 9-12 1,303
  • Houma Elysian Fields Middle School Math: 60% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-6 | 337 students
    2.5 miles
    700 Hibernia Place
    Houma, LA 70363
    (985) 876-2041
    2.5 5-6 337

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