Pontchartrain Elementary School

Pontchartrain Elementary School serves 766 students in grades PK - 3.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the LA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 54%.
Pontchartrain Elementary School operates within the St. Tammany Parish School District.

School Overview

The student population of 766 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-3
Total Students 766 students
Pontchartrain Elementary School Total Students (1996-2014)
Gender % Pontchartrain Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 54 teachers
Pontchartrain Elementary School Total Teachers (1996-2014)
Students by Grade Pontchartrain Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.27 is less than the state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 16:1
Pontchartrain Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1996-2014)
Asian
3%
2%
Pontchartrain Elementary School Asian Students (1995-2014)
Hispanic
6%
5%
Pontchartrain Elementary School Black Students (2001-2014)
Black
3%
44%
Pontchartrain Elementary School Black Students (1996-2014)
White
85%
46%
Pontchartrain Elementary School White Students (1996-2014)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Pontchartrain Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.27 0.35
Pontchartrain Elementary School Diversity Score (1996-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
15%
60%
Pontchartrain Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1996-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
3%
7%
Pontchartrain Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

St. Tammany Parish School District's student population of 37,684 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $12,193 in this district is less than the state average of $13,503. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $14,118 is less than the state average of $14,322. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District Name St. Tammany Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
55
5
Number of Students Managed 37,684 2,019
St. Tammany Parish School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $439 MM $30 MM
St. Tammany Parish School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $509 MM $31 MM
St. Tammany Parish School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,193 $13,503
St. Tammany Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $14,118 $14,322
St. Tammany Parish School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Mandeville High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Tchefuncte Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mandeville Elementary School (2 miles away)
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    0 miles
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    04-6802
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    0.6 miles
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    2 miles
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    MandevilleLA 70448
    (985)626-3950
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    2.3 miles
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    2.37-8654
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    3.3 miles
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    MandevilleLA 70448
    (985)674-4440
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