10717 Elain Street
Baton Rouge, LA 70814
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Park Forest Elementary School serves 334 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Park Forest 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Park Forest Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

Park Forest Elementary School's student population of 334 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 57% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
334 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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School Rankings

Park Forest Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,267 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Park Forest Elementary School is 0.34, 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 Data
This School
State Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#759 out of 1267 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
15%
7%
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Black
80%
43%
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White
3%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.34
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
5%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 334 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in LA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.34 (Btm 50%)

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