Shirley Johnson/gretna Park Elementary School

  • Shirley Johnson/gretna Park Elementary School serves 620 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 62% (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 58% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Shirley Johnson/gretna Park 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 18:1 is equal to the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Shirley Johnson/gretna Park Elementary School's student population of 620 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students620 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Shirley Johnson/gretna Park 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 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Shirley Johnson/gretna Park Elementary School is 0.61, which is equal to 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)#792 out of 1278 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
63%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
69%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
45%
7%
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Black
43%
44%
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White
8%
44%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.610.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Shirley Johnson/gretna Park Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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