Wright Elementary School

  • Wright Elementary School serves 222 students in grades 4-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 27% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 38% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Wright Elementary School's student population of 222 students has declined by 50% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 63% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-6
Total Students222 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wright Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wright Elementary School is 0.15, which is less 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#1084 out of 1,277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Wright 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wright 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio20:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Wright Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
2%
2%
Hispanic
1%
6%
Black
92%
44%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Wright Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
5%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Wright Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wright Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.150.36
This chart display the diversity score of Wright Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
60%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Wright Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wright Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMadison Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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