South Street Elementary School

  • South Street Elementary School serves 381 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-54% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • South Street 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • South Street Elementary School's student population of 381 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students381 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of South Street Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of South Street Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • South Street Elementary 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of South Street Elementary School is 0.04, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank#1116 out of 1,277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
64%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of South Street Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
70%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of South Street 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of South Street Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
n/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in South Street Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Black
98%
44%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in South Street Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
2%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in South Street Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in South Street Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.040.61
This chart display the diversity score of South Street Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in South Street Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Street 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 NameSt. Landry Parish School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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