Truman Elementary School

  • Truman Elementary School serves 413 students in grades Prekindergarten.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Truman Elementary School's student population of 413 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten
Total Students413 students
This chart display total students of Truman Elementary School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Truman Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Truman Elementary School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

School Comparison

  • Truman Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Truman Elementary School is 0.56, 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--
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Truman Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Truman Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Truman Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Hispanic
15%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Truman Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
62%
44%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Truman Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
20%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Truman Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Truman Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Truman Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.560.36
This chart display the diversity score of Truman Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
60%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Truman Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Truman Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLafayette Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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