Jena, LA
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Jena Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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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 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Lasalle Parish School District Details

Lasalle Parish School District
3012 North First Street
Jena, LA 71342

2,633 Students enrolled in District

9 Schools in District

15 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

Lasalle Parish School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Louisiana

(10 is best)

Better than of LA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Fellowship Elementary School
1650 Hwy. 773
Trout, LA, 71371
PK-08
Goodpine Middle School
12642 Hwy 84 West
Jena, LA, 71342
03-05
Jena Elementary School
1941 East Oak Street
Jena, LA, 71342
PK-02
Jena High School
243 East High School Drive
Jena, LA, 71342
09-12
Jena Junior High School
114 E. Southern Ave.
Jena, LA, 71342
06-08
Lasalle High School
1460 Blake Street
Olla, LA, 71465
09-12
Lasalle Junior High School
5960 Tannehill Drive
Urania, LA, 71480
06-08
Nebo Elementary School
300 Hwy. 777
Jena, LA, 71342
PK-08
Olla-Standard Elementary School
4170 School Drive
Olla, LA, 71465
PK-05

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 86.3% 49.5%
Black 11.1% 42.5%
Hispanic 1.0% 5.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.1% 1.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.5% 0.8%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 54.0% 62.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 46.8% 56.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.3% 6.0%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,742 $15,279,462 54.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $449 $1,194,789 4.2%
Staff $520 $1,383,720 4.9%
General Administration $267 $710,487 2.5%
School Administration $681 $1,812,141 6.4%
Operation $879 $2,339,019 8.3%
Transportation $720 $1,915,920 6.8%
Other $198 $526,878 1.9%
Total Support $3,714 $9,882,954 35.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,157 $3,078,777 10.9%
Total Expenditures $10,613 $28,241,193 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,021 $4,079,808,335 50.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $644 $436,633,274 5.4%
Staff $561 $380,146,003 4.7%
General Administration $272 $184,383,928 2.3%
School Administration $629 $426,436,110 5.3%
Operation $1,022 $692,405,190 8.6%
Transportation $625 $423,181,276 5.2%
Other $310 $210,096,952 2.6%
Total Support $4,063 $2,753,309,846 34.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,858 $1,258,922,606 15.6%
Total Expenditures $11,942 $8,091,964,672 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%