Sterlington Elementary School

  • Sterlington Elementary School serves 734 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 88% (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 89% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Sterlington Elementary School's student population of 734 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2004)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students734 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sterlington Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sterlington Elementary School is 0.36, 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#79 out of 1,277 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
89%
69%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:115:1
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Asian
5%
2%
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Hispanic
2%
6%
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Black
13%
44%
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White
79%
45%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sterlington Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.360.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOuachita Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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