Port Barre Elementary School

  • Port Barre Elementary School serves 451 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 81% (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 78% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Port Barre Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 56%.

Top Placements

Port Barre Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

  • Port Barre Elementary School's student population of 451 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students451 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Port Barre Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,278 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Port Barre Elementary School is 0.46, 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 School Rank (16-17)#297 out of 1278 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
63%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
69%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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Hispanic
n/a
7%
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Black
35%
44%
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White
65%
44%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Port Barre Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.460.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Port Barre Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. Landry Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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