Vacherie Primary School (Closed 2012)

  • Vacherie Primary School served 119 students in grades Prekindergarten-1.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 49% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-1
Total Students119 students
This chart display total students of Vacherie Primary School by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Vacherie Primary School by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Vacherie Primary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Vacherie Primary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hispanic
5%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Vacherie Primary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Black
42%
44%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Vacherie Primary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
51%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Vacherie Primary School and the percentage of White public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Vacherie Primary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.570.36
This chart display the diversity score of Vacherie Primary School and the public school average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
60%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Vacherie Primary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Vacherie Primary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. James Parish School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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