North Elementary School

  • North Elementary School serves 263 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • North Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.

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School Overview

  • North Elementary School's student population of 263 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students263 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • North Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,278 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of North Elementary School is 0.04, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1053 out of 1278 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
63%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
69%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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Hispanic
2%
7%
Black
98%
44%
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White
n/a
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in North Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in North Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.040.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. Landry Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to North Elementary School is Js Clark Leadership Academy (1.1 miles away)
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