North Desoto Lower Elementary School

2623 Hwy 171
Stonewall, LA 71078
(School attendance zone shown in map)
North Desoto Lower Elementary School serves 497 students in grades Prekindergarten-1. 
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 57% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-1
  • Enrollment: 497 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 27%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

School Overview

North Desoto Lower Elementary School's student population of 497 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-1
Total Students
497 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of North Desoto Lower Elementary School is 0.44, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (LA)
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
9%
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Black
16%
42%
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White
73%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in North Desoto Lower Elementary School.
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0.44
This chart displays the diversity score of North Desoto Lower Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
4%
6%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Desoto Lower Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

How many students attend North Desoto Lower Elementary School?
497 students attend North Desoto Lower Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
73% of North Desoto Lower Elementary School students are White, 16% of students are Black, 5% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of North Desoto Lower Elementary School?
North Desoto Lower Elementary School has a student ration of 19:1, which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 17:1.
What grades does North Desoto Lower Elementary School offer ?
North Desoto Lower Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-1
What school district is North Desoto Lower Elementary School part of?
North Desoto Lower Elementary School is part of Desoto Parish School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-1
  • Enrollment: 497 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 27%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

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