#1 Caldwell Nsu Campus-w Easto
Natchitoches, LA 71497
Rating
10/
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Top 10%
N.s.u. Elementary Lab School serves 292 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
N.s.u. Elementary Lab School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 90-94% (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 85-89% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

N.s.u. Elementary Lab School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

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School Overview

N.s.u. Elementary Lab School's student population of 292 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
292 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
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School Rankings

N.s.u. Elementary Lab 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 N.s.u. Elementary Lab School is 0.47, 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 Data
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State Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#95 out of 1267 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
90-94%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85-89%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
17:1
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American Indian
3%
1%
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
6%
7%
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Black
14%
43%
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White
71%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
2%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 292 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 29%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in LA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 90-94% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 85-89% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.47 (Top 50%)

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