St. Charles Elementary School

  • St. Charles Elementary School serves 195 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 85-89% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 90-94% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • St. Charles Elementary School's student population of 195 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students195 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of St. Charles Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of St. Charles Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • St. Charles Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of St. Charles Elementary School is 0.41, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank#122 out of 1,277 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of St. Charles 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of St. Charles 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 Ratio9:115:1
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American Indian
3%
1%
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Hispanic
3%
6%
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Black
11%
44%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in St. Charles Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
76%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in St. Charles Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
7%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in St. Charles Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.410.61
This chart display the diversity score of St. Charles Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
60%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in St. Charles Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in St. Charles Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLafourche Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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