Blanchard Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 4

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more

School Overview

Address
402 Birch Avenue
Shreveport, LA 71107
Phone
(318) 929-2691
District
CADDO PARISH
County
CADDO PARISH
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
459
Classroom Teachers
41

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Louisiana

6

(10 is best)

Better than 57.9% of LA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

4

(10 is best)

Blanchard Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 42 45
Proficiency in Reading 39 45
Proficiency in Math 45 45

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 37 42
Proficiency in Reading 46 44
Proficiency in Math 28 40

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 11.22
AVG FOR DISTRICT 11.08
AVG FOR STATE 12.29
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 19 4.1%
Kindergarten 78 17.0%
Grade 1 100 21.8%
Grade 2 80 17.4%
Grade 3 96 20.9%
Grade 4 86 18.7%
Total 459 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 76.7% 30.3% 46.5%
Black 18.5% 65.3% 45.2%
Hispanic 4.0% 3.1% 6.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.7% 1.1% 1.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.1% 0.7%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 54.2% 69.1% 58.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 50.5% 66.0% 53.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.7% 3.1% 4.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 253,125 4,684,333
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 270.7 107
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.1% 6.7%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.7% 19.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 32.8% 33.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.5% 25.6%
65 OR OLDER 14.8% 14.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 97,497 1,737,645
Single Parent Households With Children 15.7% 13.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 86.1% 84.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 23.8% 23.4%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 7.2% 8.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 9.7% 12.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.9% 10.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.2% 16.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.0% 18.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 19.4% 17.8%
$15,000 or less 18.7% 16.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,468 $250,369,812 52.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $755 $29,225,295 6.1%
Staff $594 $22,993,146 4.8%
General Administration $197 $7,625,673 1.6%
School Administration $765 $29,612,385 6.2%
Operation $1,202 $46,528,218 9.7%
Transportation $602 $23,302,818 4.9%
Other $302 $11,690,118 2.4%
Total Support $4,417 $170,977,653 35.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,518 $58,760,262 12.2%
Total Expenditures $12,404 $480,146,436 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,677 $4,079,808,335 50.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $608 $436,633,274 5.4%
Staff $529 $380,146,003 4.7%
General Administration $257 $184,383,928 2.3%
School Administration $593 $426,436,110 5.3%
Operation $963 $692,405,190 8.6%
Transportation $589 $423,181,276 5.2%
Other $292 $210,096,952 2.6%
Total Support $3,831 $2,753,309,846 34.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,752 $1,258,922,606 15.6%
Total Expenditures $11,259 $8,091,964,672 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%