235 Swartz School Rd
Monroe, LA 71203
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Swartz Lower Elementary School serves 446 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

School Overview

Swartz Lower Elementary School's student population of 446 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students
446 students
This chart display total students of Swartz Lower Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender %
This chart display gender of Swartz Lower Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Swartz Lower Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade
This chart display the students of Swartz Lower Elementary School by grade.

School Rankings

The diversity score of Swartz Lower Elementary School is 0.53, 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 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (LA)
Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
17:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Swartz Lower Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Swartz Lower Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Hispanic
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Swartz Lower Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
33%
43%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Swartz Lower Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
60%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Swartz Lower Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Swartz Lower Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Swartz Lower Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score
0.53
This chart display the diversity score of Swartz Lower Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Swartz Lower Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Swartz Lower Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

School Reviews

Review Swartz Lower Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
Rate this school:

Recent Articles

Technology in Public Schools
Technology in Public Schools
Learn how technology is being implemented and funded in public schools.
Gender Identity Becomes Controversial Issue in Boston Public Schools
Gender Identity Becomes Controversial Issue in Boston Public Schools
We report on a new policy in Massachusetts that impacts one of the largest school districts in the country, as well as the rest of the state. The gender identity policy strives to ensure all students are treated equally, but it is not without plenty of concern by opponents.
Urban Public Schools Come to the Rescue of Black Boys
Urban Public Schools Come to the Rescue of Black Boys
Public schools across the nation are implementing programs that help keep young black men in school and off the streets. Boosting graduation rates, reducing gang involvement and violence, and providing positive male role models are just a few of the common elements of these programs. Yet, the achievement gap between black boys and other peer groups remains extremely wide.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-2
  • Students: 446 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 40%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.53 (Top 50% in LA)

Quick Links