St. John Elementary School

  • St. John Elementary School serves 881 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the LA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
  • St. John Elementary School operates within the Calcasieu Parish School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 881 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 51 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 881 students
St. John Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % St. John Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 51 teachers
St. John Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade St. John Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.47 is more than the state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
St. John Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
St. John Elementary School American Indian Students (1996-2003)
Asian
2%
2%
St. John Elementary School Asian Students (1999-2015)
Hispanic
3%
6%
St. John Elementary School Black Students (1996-2015)
Black
20%
44%
St. John Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
70%
45%
St. John Elementary School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
St. John Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
5%
2%
St. John Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic Groups St. John Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown LA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.47 0.35
St. John Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
47%
58%
St. John Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
6%
St. John Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Calcasieu Parish School District's student population of 31,352 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,385 in this district is less than the state average of $15,711. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,859 is less than the state average of $15,475. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Calcasieu Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
57
4
Number of Students Managed 31,352 1,685
Calcasieu Parish School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $370 MM $27 MM
Calcasieu Parish School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $353 MM $26 MM
Calcasieu Parish School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,385 $15,711
Calcasieu Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,859 $15,475
Calcasieu Parish School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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