Wright Elementary School

  • Wright Elementary School serves 243 students in grades 4-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 46% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Wright Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Wright Elementary School's student population of 243 students has declined by 38% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-6
Total Students243 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wright Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,277 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wright Elementary School is 0.17, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank#1200 out of 1277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
n/a
7%
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Black
91%
44%
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White
7%
44%
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Diversity Score0.170.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMadison Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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