Truman Elementary School
Truman Elementary School's student population of 423 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten|
|Total Students||423 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||26 teachers|
The diversity score of Truman Elementary 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 Data||This School||State Level (LA)|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||16:1||17:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Lafayette Parish School District|
Nearby Public Schools
The nearest high school to Truman Elementary School is Northside High School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Willow Charter Academy (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Alice N. Boucher Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
- Lafayette Alice N. Boucher Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 751 students
400 Patterson Street
Lafayette, LA 70501
(337) 521-7610 0.7 PK-5 751
- Lafayette Willow Charter Academy Grades: K-8 | 491 students
1818 Northeast Evangeline Thro
Lafayette, LA 70501
(337) 534-8218 1.4 K-8 491
- Lafayette Acadiana Renaissance Charter Academy Grades: K-8 | 887 students
205 Vienne Lane
Lafayette, LA 70507
(337) 374-1209 1.5 K-8 887
- Scott J. Wallace James Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 921 students
1500 W. Willow St.
Scott, LA 70583
(337) 521-7700 1.7 PK-5 921
- Lafayette Lafayette Middle School Grades: 5-8 | 512 students
1301 West University Avenue
Lafayette, LA 70506
(337) 521-7900 1.7 5-8 512
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