1 Concordia Avenue
Vidalia, LA 71373
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Vidalia Upper Elementary School serves 386 students in grades 3-5.
Vidalia Upper Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 68% (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 40% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

School Overview

Vidalia Upper Elementary School's student population of 386 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 3-5
Total Students
386 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
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School Rankings

Vidalia Upper 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 Vidalia Upper 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
#658 out of 1267 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
2%
7%
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Black
36%
43%
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White
60%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 3-5
  • Students: 386 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 40%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in LA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 65% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 68% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.51 (Top 50%)

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