Sharon Hills Elementary School

  • Sharon Hills Elementary School serves 299 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Sharon Hills Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 56%.

Top Placements

Sharon Hills Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

  • Sharon Hills Elementary School's student population of 299 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students299 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sharon Hills Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,278 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sharon Hills Elementary School is 0.06, 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 School Rank (16-17)#1003 out of 1278 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
63%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sharon Hills Elementary 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 Ratio17:118:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Sharon Hills Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
97%
44%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Sharon Hills Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
1%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Sharon Hills Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sharon Hills Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.060.61
This chart display the diversity score of Sharon Hills Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
91%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sharon Hills Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sharon Hills Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEast Baton Rouge Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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