Truman Elementary School

Truman Elementary School serves 423 students in grades Prekindergarten.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

School Overview

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 OfferedGrades Prekindergarten
Total Students423 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Truman Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Rankings

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 DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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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
2%
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
16%
7%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Black
63%
43%
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 2017-18 school year data.
White
17%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
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 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This 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 Score
0.550.61
This chart display the diversity score of Truman 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
71%
52%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
8%
6%
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: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lafayette Alice N. Boucher Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 751 students
    0.7 miles
    400 Patterson Street
    Lafayette, LA 70501
    (337) 521-7610
    0.7 PK-5 751
  • Lafayette Willow Charter Academy Charter School
    Math: 45% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 491 students
    1.4 miles
    1818 Northeast Evangeline Thro
    Lafayette, LA 70501
    (337) 534-8218
    1.4 K-8 491
  • Lafayette Acadiana Renaissance Charter Academy Charter School
    Math: 85% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-8 | 887 students
    1.5 miles
    205 Vienne Lane
    Lafayette, LA 70507
    (337) 374-1209
    1.5 K-8 887
  • Scott J. Wallace James Elementary School Math: 75% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 921 students
    1.7 miles
    1500 W. Willow St.
    Scott, LA 70583
    (337) 521-7700
    1.7 PK-5 921
  • Lafayette Lafayette Middle School Math: 41% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 512 students
    1.7 miles
    1301 West University Avenue
    Lafayette, LA 70506
    (337) 521-7900
    1.7 5-8 512

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