800 Koonce Street
Natchitoches, LA 71457
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Natchitoches Magnet School serves 325 students in grades 1-8.
Natchitoches Magnet School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 98% (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 95% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 57% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Natchitoches Magnet School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

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School Overview

Natchitoches Magnet School's student population of 325 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 28% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 1-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
325 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
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School Rankings

Natchitoches Magnet School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Natchitoches Magnet School is 0.59, 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
#34 out of 1267 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
98%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
95%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
9%
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Black
54%
42%
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White
34%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.59
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
97%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
3%
5%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 1-8
  • Students: 325 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 66%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in LA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 98% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 95% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.59

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