North Desoto Lower Elementary School

  • North Desoto Lower Elementary School serves 474 students in grades Prekindergarten-1.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • North Desoto Lower Elementary School's student population of 474 students has declined by 25% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 32% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-1
Total Students474 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of North Desoto Lower Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of North Desoto Lower Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • North Desoto Lower Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of North Desoto Lower Elementary School is 0.41, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of North Desoto Lower Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
5%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in North Desoto Lower Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
16%
44%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in North Desoto Lower Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
75%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in North Desoto Lower Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in North Desoto Lower Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in North Desoto Lower Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.410.60
This chart display the diversity score of North Desoto Lower Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
60%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in North Desoto Lower Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display 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 Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDesoto Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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