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 17:1.
Minority enrollment was 50% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-1
Total Students119 students
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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 Grade This chart display the students of Vacherie Primary School by grade.

School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Student : Teacher Ratio13:117:1
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.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
6%
7%
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
41%
43%
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
50%
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.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
All Ethnic Groups This 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 Score
0.580.61
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%
52%
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
8%
2%
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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Vacherie Primary School is Lutcher High School (8.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sixth Ward Middle School (6.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Vacherie Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Vacherie Vacherie Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-6 | 311 students
    1.3 miles
    13440 Highway 644
    Vacherie, LA 70090
    (225) 258-5252
    1.3 PK-6 311
  • Thibodaux Sixth Ward Middle School Math: 89% | Reading: 95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 6-8 | 246 students
    6.8 miles
    1865 Choctaw Road
    Thibodaux, LA 70301
    (985) 633-2449
    6.8 6-8 246
  • Paulina Paulina Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 638 students
    7.0 miles
    2756 Highway 44
    Paulina, LA 70763
    (225) 258-4704
    7 PK-6 638
  • Vacherie Sixth Ward Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 370 students
    7.1 miles
    3245 Valcour Aime Street
    Vacherie, LA 70090
    (225) 258-4642
    7.1 PK-6 370
  • Lutcher Lutcher High School Math: 77% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 7-12 | 1,023 student
    8.0 miles
    1910 West Main Street
    Lutcher, LA 70071
    (225) 258-5314
    8 7-12 1,023
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