Paul J. Solis Elementary School

  • Paul J. Solis Elementary School serves 755 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 82% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 74% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Paul J. Solis Elementary School's student population of 755 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students755 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Paul J. Solis Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Paul J. Solis Elementary School is 0.65, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank#343 out of 1,277 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Paul J. Solis Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
5%
2%
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Hispanic
13%
6%
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Black
46%
44%
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White
35%
45%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Paul J. Solis Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.650.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Paul J. Solis Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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