Platt Elementary School

4680 East Highway 80
Haughton, LA 71037
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
5.00 (1 review)
Platt Elementary School serves 608 students in grades 2-3.
Platt Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 84% (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 82% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Platt Elementary School's student population of 608 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 2-3
Total Students608 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Rankings

Platt Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Platt Elementary School is 0.47, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#235 out of 1267 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
11%
7%
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Black
13%
43%
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White
71%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.470.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBossier Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Platt Elementary School is Haughton High School (4.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Haughton Middle School (3.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is T.l. Rodes Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Haughton T.l. Rodes Elementary School
    Grades: PK-1 | 706 students
    0.0 miles
    4670 East Highway 80
    Haughton, LA 71037
    (318) 549-5940
    0 PK-1 706
  • Princeton Princeton Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 4-5 | 607 students
    2.9 miles
    1895 Winfield Road
    Princeton, LA 71067
    (318) 549-5750
    2.9 4-5 607
  • Haughton Haughton Middle School Math: 71% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 959 students
    3.6 miles
    250 Champion Shores
    Haughton, LA 71037
    (318) 549-5560
    3.6 6-8 959
  • Haughton Haughton High School Math: 81% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 8-12 | 1,267 student
    4.3 miles
    210 East Mckinley Street
    Haughton, LA 71037
    (318) 549-5450
    4.3 8-12 1,267
  • Bossier City Stockwell Place Elementary School Math: 96% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 808 students
    4.5 miles
    5801 Shed Road
    Bossier City, LA 71111
    (318) 549-5820
    4.5 K-5 808

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