T. S. Cooley Elementary Magnet School

Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
T. S. Cooley Elementary Magnet School serves 298 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
T. S. Cooley Elementary Magnet School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥95% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥95% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

Top Placements

T. S. Cooley Elementary Magnet School places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

T. S. Cooley Elementary Magnet School's student population of 298 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 23% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2018)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students298 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

T. S. Cooley Elementary Magnet School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,277 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of T. S. Cooley Elementary Magnet School is 0.55, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#22 out of 1277 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥95%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥95%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
8%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
7%
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Black
20%
43%
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White
64%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.550.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCalcasieu Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to T. S. Cooley Elementary Magnet School is Lagrange High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Oak Park Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Barbe Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lake Charles Barbe Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 296 students
    0.7 miles
    400 Penn Street
    Lake Charles, LA 70601
    (337) 217-4660
    0.7 PK-5 296
  • Lake Charles Lagrange High School Math: 50% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,107 student
    0.8 miles
    3420 Louisiana Ave
    Lake Charles, LA 70605
    (337) 217-4960
    0.8 9-12 1,107
  • Lake Charles College Oaks Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 301 students
    1.0 miles
    3618 Ernest Street
    Lake Charles, LA 70605
    (337) 217-4560
    1 PK-5 301
  • Lake Charles Henry Heights Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 374 students
    1.0 miles
    3600 Louisiana Avenue
    Lake Charles, LA 70607
    (337) 217-4620
    1 PK-5 374
  • Lake Charles Oak Park Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 447 students
    1.2 miles
    2001 18th Street
    Lake Charles, LA 70601
    (337) 217-4850
    1.2 PK-5 447

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