26 Earnest Street
Kenner, LA 70065
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Walter Schneckenburger Elementary School serves 427 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Walter Schneckenburger Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (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 75-79% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Walter Schneckenburger Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

Category
Attribute

School Overview

Walter Schneckenburger Elementary School's student population of 427 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 19% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
427 students
This chart display total students of Walter Schneckenburger Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender %
This chart display gender of Walter Schneckenburger Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Walter Schneckenburger Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade
This chart display the students of Walter Schneckenburger Elementary School by grade.

School Rankings

Walter Schneckenburger Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Walter Schneckenburger Elementary School is 0.74, which is more 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
This School
State Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#463 out of 1267 schools
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Walter Schneckenburger Elementary School, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
64%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Walter Schneckenburger Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
70%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Walter Schneckenburger Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
17:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Walter Schneckenburger Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
10%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Walter Schneckenburger Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
35%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Walter Schneckenburger Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
22%
43%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Walter Schneckenburger Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
30%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Walter Schneckenburger Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Walter Schneckenburger Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Walter Schneckenburger Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score
0.74
This chart display the diversity score of Walter Schneckenburger Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Walter Schneckenburger Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Walter Schneckenburger Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

School Reviews

Review Walter Schneckenburger Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
Rate this school:

Nearby Homes for Sale

Recent Articles

27 Parenting Tips for School Success
From managing homework to avoiding helicopter parenting, this article provides 27 insightful tips for parents to help their children succeed academically.
Safety First: School Bus Safety Week Focuses on Keeping Students Safe on the Road
Safety First: School Bus Safety Week Focuses on Keeping Students Safe on the Road
Learn about what schools have planned for school bus safety week, as well as problems school bus drivers commonly face while transporting students to and from school.
Chicagoans Asked to Pay More Taxes to Support Local Schools
Chicagoans Asked to Pay More Taxes to Support Local Schools
Learn about the recent decision by Mayor Emanuel to raise property taxes to provide additional funding for local schools – and the controversy surrounding his decision.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 427 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 70%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in LA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.74 (Top 1%)

Quick Links