Palmetto Elementary School
Palmetto Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:
- Category Attribute
- Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 10%)
- Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 5%)
- Reading/Language Arts Proficiency Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%)
- Palmetto Elementary School's student population of 321 students has grown by 19% over five school years.
- The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-5|
|Total Students||321 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||16 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
- Palmetto Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School||State Level (LA)|
|Overall School Rank (16-17)||#68 out of 1278 schools|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)||90-94%|
|Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)||85-89%|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||20:1||18:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch||n/a|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||St. Landry Parish School District|
Nearby Public Schools
- The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Palmetto Elementary School is North Central High School (4.3 miles away)
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Lebeau North Central High School Grades: 6-12 | 289 students
6579 Hwy. 10
Lebeau, LA 71345
(337)623-4239 4.3 6-12 289
- Port Barre Port Barre Elementary School Grades: PK-4 | 451 students
199 O G Track Rd.
Port Barre, LA 70577
(337)585-6172 7.5 PK-4 451
- Port Barre Port Barre Middle School Grades: 5-8 | 324 students
846 Saizan St.
Port Barre, LA 70577
(337)585-7256 9.1 5-8 324
- Washington Washington Career & Technical Education Center Grades: 9-12
605 Buhot Street
Washington, LA 70589
(337)826-7360 9.2 9-12 n/a
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