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
39

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Louisiana

10

(10 is best)

Better than 99.4% of LA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

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

Grade total

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 100.00 43
Proficiency in Reading 100.00 46
Proficiency in Math 40

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 8.57
AVG FOR DISTRICT 8.57
AVG FOR STATE 12.29
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 10 94 28.5%
Grade 11 124 37.6%
Grade 12 112 33.9%
Total 330 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 74.2% 74.2% 46.5%
Black 8.8% 8.8% 45.2%
Hispanic 3.9% 3.9% 6.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 11.5% 11.5% 1.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.5% 1.5% 0.7%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 8.5% 8.5% 58.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.5% 8.5% 53.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 4.6%
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 $17,101 $5,096,098 60.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $970 $289,060 3.4%
Staff $547 $163,006 1.9%
General Administration $1,584 $472,032 5.6%
School Administration $624 $185,952 2.2%
Operation $3,574 $1,065,052 12.6%
Transportation $0 $0 0.0%
Other $2,403 $716,094 8.5%
Total Support $9,701 $2,890,898 34.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,587 $472,926 5.6%
Total Expenditures $28,389 $8,459,922 100.0%
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%