130 Plantation Road
Destrehan, LA 70047
(School attendance zone shown in map)
New Sarpy Elementary School serves 397 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 71%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 71%) for the 2011-12 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

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School Overview

New Sarpy Elementary School's student population of 397 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 30% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students
397 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of New Sarpy Elementary School is 0.57, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(11-12)
80-84%
71%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(11-12)
80-84%
71%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
6%
7%
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Black
31%
43%
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White
58%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.57
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
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-2
  • Students: 397 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 42%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 80-84%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 80-84%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.57 (Top 30% in LA)

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