University Terrace Elementary School

  • University Terrace Elementary School serves 423 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • University Terrace Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 56%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • University Terrace Elementary School's student population of 423 students has grown by 26% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students423 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • University Terrace Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,277 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of University Terrace Elementary School is 0.33, 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 School Rank#1105 out of 1277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
5%
2%
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Hispanic
10%
7%
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Black
81%
44%
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White
4%
44%
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Diversity Score0.330.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in University Terrace Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEast Baton Rouge Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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