Prairieville Primary School

  • Prairieville Primary School serves 923 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 92% (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 88% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Prairieville Primary School's student population of 923 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students923 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Prairieville Primary School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Prairieville Primary School is 0.42, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank#55 out of 1,277 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
92%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
69%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
6%
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Black
18%
44%
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White
74%
45%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Prairieville Primary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.420.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
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 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAscension Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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