Washington Montessori

  • Washington Montessori serves 258 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60-64% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Washington Montessori's student population of 258 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students258 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Washington Montessori's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Washington Montessori is 0.46, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank#927 out of 1,277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
69%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
19%
6%
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Black
71%
44%
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White
8%
45%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.460.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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