1525 Spruce Street
Westwego, LA 70094
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Vic A. Pitre Elementary School serves 358 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Vic A. Pitre 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 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 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

School Overview

Vic A. Pitre Elementary School's student population of 358 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 40% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
358 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
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School Rankings

Vic A. Pitre Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,267 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Vic A. Pitre Elementary School is 0.51, 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
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State Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1172 out of 1267 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
11%
7%
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Black
67%
43%
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White
18%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
2%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 358 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 82%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in LA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.51 (Top 50%)

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