Wesley Ray Elementary School

  • Wesley Ray Elementary School serves 286 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-64% (which is approximately equal to the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Wesley Ray Elementary School's student population of 286 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students286 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wesley Ray Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wesley Ray Elementary School is 0.48, 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#1095 out of 1,277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
69%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
n/a
6%
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Black
60%
44%
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White
40%
45%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wesley Ray Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.480.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wesley Ray Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWashington Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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