Raceland Lower Elementary School

144 Bowie Road
Raceland, LA 70394
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Raceland Lower Elementary School serves 417 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Raceland Lower Elementary School's student population of 417 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 32% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students417 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Raceland Lower Elementary School is 0.60, 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
4%
7%
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Black
44%
43%
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White
46%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.600.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLafourche Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Raceland Lower Elementary School is Central Lafourche High School (3.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Raceland Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Raceland Upper Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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