Perrin Early Learning Center

350 West Ash Street
Ponchatoula, LA 70454
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Perrin Early Learning Center serves 418 students in grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Perrin Early Learning Center's student population of 418 students has grown by 43% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Total Students418 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Perrin Early Learning Center is 0.61, which is equal to 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
7%
7%
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Black
38%
43%
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White
49%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.610.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTangipahoa Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Perrin Early Learning Center is Ponchatoula High School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ponchatoula Junior High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tucker Memorial Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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