Sicily Island Elementary School (Closed 2013)

  • Sicily Island Elementary School served 128 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 70-79% (which was approximately equal to the Louisiana state average of 71%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 80-89% (which was higher than the Louisiana state average of 71%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • Sicily Island Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 55% of the student body (majority Black), which was equal to the Louisiana state average of 55%.

Top Placements

Sicily Island Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students128 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Sicily Island Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank (11-12)#452 out of 1314 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-79%
71%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-89%
71%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sicily Island 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 2011-12 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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Hispanic
2%
6%
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Black
53%
44%
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White
45%
45%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sicily Island Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.520.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
60%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sicily Island Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sicily Island Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCatahoula Parish School District
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school, and elementary school to Sicily Island Elementary School is Sicily Island High School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sicily Island Sicily Island High School
    Grades: PK-12 | 265 students
    0.6 miles
    303 Falcon Avenue
    Sicily Island, LA 71368
    (318)389-5337
    0.6 PK-12 265
  • Harrisonburg Harrisonburg High School
    Grades: PK-12 | 299 students
    11.6 miles
    505 Bushley Street
    Harrisonburg, LA 71340
    (318)744-5679
    11.6 PK-12 299
  • Ferriday Delta Charter School Mst Charter School
    Grades: K-12 | 500 students
    14.0 miles
    300 Lynwood Drive
    Ferriday, LA 71334
    (318)757-3202
    14.0 K-12 500
  • Gilbert Gilbert School
    Grades: PK-8 | 463 students
    14.5 miles
    174 First Street
    Gilbert, LA 71336
    (318)435-5961
    14.5 PK-8 463
  • Ferriday Ferriday High School
    Grades: 8-12 | 334 students
    15.0 miles
    801 E. E. Wallace Boulevard
    Ferriday, LA 71334
    (318)757-8626
    15.0 8-12 334
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