Richard Elementary School

  • Richard Elementary School serves 417 students in grades PK-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the LA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
  • Richard Elementary School operates within the Acadia Parish School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 417 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 417 students
Richard Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Richard Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Richard Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Richard Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.21 is less than the state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1
Richard Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Hispanic
2%
6%
Richard Elementary School Black Students (1996-2015)
Black
4%
44%
Richard Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
89%
45%
Richard Elementary School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Richard Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
5%
2%
Richard Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Richard Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown LA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.21 0.61
Richard Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
41%
58%
Richard Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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.
11%
6%
Richard Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Acadia Parish School District's student population of 10,024 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,500 in this district is less than the state average of $15,711. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,616 is less than the state average of $15,475. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Acadia Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
26
4
Number of Students Managed 10,024 1,685
Acadia Parish School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $96 MM $27 MM
Acadia Parish School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $97 MM $26 MM
Acadia Parish School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,500 $15,711
Acadia Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,616 $15,475
Acadia Parish School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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