Louisiana School For Math Science & The Arts

Serves grades 10 - 12

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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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
715 University Parkway
Natchitoches, LA 71457
Phone
(318) 357-2500
District
LOUISIANA SCHOOL FOR MATH SCIENCE & THE ARTS
County
NATCHITOCHES PARISH
Type of School
Special education
Magnet School
Yes
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
330
Classroom Teachers
38

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Louisiana

10

(10 is best)

Better than 98.9% of LA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Louisiana School For Math Science & The Arts Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 11

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 92 40
Proficiency in Reading 96 47
Proficiency in Math 88 32

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 8.80
AVG FOR DISTRICT 8.80
AVG FOR STATE 14.80
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 10 89 27.0%
Grade 11 125 37.9%
Grade 12 116 35.2%
Total 330 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 71.2% 71.2% 46.4%
Black 8.8% 8.8% 44.7%
Hispanic 5.2% 5.2% 6.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 8.2% 8.2% 1.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 6.7% 6.7% 0.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 19.7% 19.7% 62.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 16.4% 16.4% 59.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.3% 3.3% 3.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION UNREPORTED 4,684,333
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) UNREPORTED 107
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW UNREPORTED 6.7%
5-19 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 19.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 33.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 25.6%
65 OR OLDER UNREPORTED 14.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households UNREPORTED 1,737,645
Single Parent Households With Children UNREPORTED 13.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma UNREPORTED 84.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree UNREPORTED 23.4%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more UNREPORTED 8.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 UNREPORTED 12.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 UNREPORTED 10.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 UNREPORTED 16.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 UNREPORTED 18.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 UNREPORTED 17.8%
$15,000 or less UNREPORTED 16.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $14,488 $4,781,040 56.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,136 $374,880 4.4%
Staff $527 $173,910 2.1%
General Administration $1,527 $503,910 6.0%
School Administration $930 $306,900 3.6%
Operation $2,636 $869,880 10.3%
Transportation $0 $0 0.0%
Other $2,645 $872,850 10.3%
Total Support $9,403 $3,102,990 36.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,676 $553,080 6.6%
Total Expenditures $25,567 $8,437,110 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,935 $4,245,703,519 49.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $641 $458,566,866 5.4%
Staff $544 $389,085,668 4.6%
General Administration $312 $222,852,071 2.6%
School Administration $649 $464,515,222 5.4%
Operation $990 $708,073,570 8.3%
Transportation $594 $424,771,582 5.0%
Other $303 $216,868,838 2.5%
Total Support $4,032 $2,884,686,761 33.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,958 $1,400,912,764 16.4%
Total Expenditures $11,926 $8,531,367,597 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%