Sherrouse School

300 Sherrouse Avenue
Monroe, LA 71203
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Sherrouse School serves 75 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
Sherrouse 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 21-39% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Sherrouse School's student population of 75 students has grown by 78% over five school years.
The teacher population of 6 teachers has declined by 33% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students75 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

Sherrouse School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,277 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Sherrouse School is 0.15, 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
#1253 out of 1277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21-39%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
n/a
7%
Black
92%
43%
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White
7%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.150.61
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Graduation Rate
<50%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (05-06)
3%
7%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCity Of Monroe School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sherrouse School is Vision Academy (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Ouachita Junior High School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Monroe Ouachita Junior High School Math: 51% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 428 students
    0.9 miles
    5500 Blanks Street
    Monroe, LA 71203
    (318) 345-5100
    0.9 6-8 428
  • Monroe Roy Neal Shelling Senior Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 405 students
    0.9 miles
    4200 Elm Street
    Monroe, LA 71203
    (318) 322-9533
    0.9 PK-6 405
  • Monroe Vision Academy Charter School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 8-12 | 122 students
    1.0 miles
    4108 Harvey St.
    Monroe, LA 71203
    (318) 651-3984
    1 8-12 122
  • Monroe Carroll Junior High School Math: 35% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 310 students
    1.1 miles
    2945 Renwick Street
    Monroe, LA 71201
    (318) 322-1683
    1.1 7-8 310
  • Monroe Carroll High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 538 students
    1.2 miles
    2939 Renwick Street
    Monroe, LA 71201
    (318) 387-8441
    1.2 9-12 538

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