1034 Main Street
Saint Martinville, LA 70582
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Parks Primary School serves 375 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Parks Primary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 90-94% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 57% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Parks Primary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

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School Overview

Parks Primary School's student population of 375 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 21% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
375 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
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School Rankings

Parks Primary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Parks Primary School is 0.53, 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#95 out of 1267 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
90-94%
64%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Parks Primary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85-89%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
1%
9%
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Black
38%
42%
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White
57%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.53
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Parks Primary 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 (17-18)
5%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Parks Primary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Students: 375 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 43%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in LA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 90-94% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 85-89% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.53

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