Prairieville Primary School

40228 Parker Road
Prairieville, LA 70769
(School attendance zone shown in map)
10/
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Top 5%
Serving 833 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Prairieville Primary School ranks in the top 5% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 59% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 29%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 69% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 40%).
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 57% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 833 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 33%
  • : Top 5% in LA
  • : 59% (Top 10%)
  • : 69% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Prairieville Primary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

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School Overview

Prairieville Primary School's student population of 833 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
833 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
39 teachers
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School Rankings

Prairieville Primary School ranks within the top 5% of all 1,237 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Prairieville Primary School is 0.51, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (LA)
#60 out of 1237 schools
(Top 5%)
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59%
29%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Prairieville Primary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
69%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Prairieville Primary 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 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
10%
9%
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Black
18%
42%
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White
67%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.51
This chart display the diversity score of Prairieville Primary School and the public school average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Prairieville Primary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Prairieville Primary School's ranking?
Prairieville Primary School is ranked #60 out of 1,237 schools, which ranks it among the top 5% of public schools in Louisiana.
What schools are Prairieville Primary School often compared to?
Prairieville Primary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Oak Grove Primary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
59% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 29% LA state average), while 69% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 40% LA state average).
How many students attend Prairieville Primary School?
833 students attend Prairieville Primary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
67% of Prairieville Primary School students are White, 18% of students are Black, 10% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Prairieville Primary School?
Prairieville Primary School has a student ration of 21:1, which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 17:1.
What grades does Prairieville Primary School offer ?
Prairieville Primary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Prairieville Primary School part of?
Prairieville Primary School is part of Ascension Parish School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 833 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 33%
  • : Top 5%
  • : 59% (Top 10%)
  • : 69% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

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