4200 Rollins Road
Zachary, LA 70791
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Northwestern Elementary School serves 357 students in grades Kindergarten.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 57% (majority Black).

School Overview

Northwestern Elementary School's student population of 357 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 52% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
357 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Northwestern Elementary School is 0.57, 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
9%
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Black
52%
42%
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White
40%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score
0.57
This chart display the diversity score of Northwestern Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Northwestern Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Northwestern Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten
  • Students: 357 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 60%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.57

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