T. S. Cooley Elementary Magnet School

  • T. S. Cooley Elementary Magnet School serves 308 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥95% (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 ≥95% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • T. S. Cooley Elementary Magnet School's student population of 308 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2018)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students308 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • T. S. Cooley Elementary Magnet School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of T. S. Cooley Elementary Magnet School is 0.55, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. 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#16 out of 1,277 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥95%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥95%
69%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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Asian
8%
2%
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Hispanic
2%
6%
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Black
23%
44%
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White
63%
45%
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Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in T. S. Cooley Elementary Magnet School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.550.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCalcasieu Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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