Seventh Ward Elementary School

24495 Hwy 16
Denham Springs, LA 70726
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Seventh Ward Elementary School serves 279 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Seventh Ward Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85-89% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Seventh Ward Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

Seventh Ward Elementary School's student population of 279 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 27% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students279 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Rankings

Seventh Ward Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,267 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Seventh Ward Elementary School is 0.32, 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 Testing Rank
#119 out of 1267 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85-89%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85-89%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
7%
7%
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Black
9%
43%
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White
82%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.320.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLivingston Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Seventh Ward Elementary School is Livingston Parish Literacy & Technology Center (4.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Juban Parc Junior High School (1.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Denham Springs Juban Parc Junior High School Math: 84% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 542 students
    1.0 miles
    12470 Brown Road
    Denham Springs, LA 70726
    (225) 664-1001
    1 6-8 542
  • Denham Springs Juban Parc Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 457 students
    1.2 miles
    12555 Brown Road
    Denham Springs, LA 70726
    (225) 665-4079
    1.2 PK-5 457
  • Denham Springs Gray's Creek Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 526 students
    1.9 miles
    11400 La Hwy 1033
    Denham Springs, LA 70726
    (225) 667-1808
    1.9 PK-5 526
  • Denham Springs Southside Junior High School Math: 69% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 442 students
    2.8 miles
    26535 Hwy 16
    Denham Springs, LA 70726
    (225) 664-4221
    2.8 6-8 442
  • Denham Springs Lewis Vincent Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 397 students
    3.4 miles
    7686 Vincent Road
    Denham Springs, LA 70726
    (225) 665-8198
    3.4 PK-5 397

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