N.s.u. Elementary Lab School

#1 Caldwell Nsu Campus-w Easto
Natchitoches, LA 71497
  • N.s.u. Elementary Lab School serves 294 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 85-89% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 90-94% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • N.s.u. Elementary Lab School's student population of 294 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students294 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • N.s.u. Elementary Lab School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of N.s.u. Elementary Lab School is 0.47, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank#35 out of 1,277 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of N.s.u. Elementary Lab 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 Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
6%
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Black
15%
44%
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White
71%
45%
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Two or more races
6%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in N.s.u. Elementary Lab School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.470.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNatchitoches Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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