South Plaquemines Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 6

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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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
315 Civic Drive
Port Sulphur, LA 70083
Phone
(504) 595-6415
District
PLAQUEMINES PARISH
County
PLAQUEMINES PARISH
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
216
Classroom Teachers
23

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Louisiana

4

(10 is best)

Better than 33.7% of LA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

2

(10 is best)

South Plaquemines Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 28 45
Proficiency in Reading 20 47
Proficiency in Math 36 44

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 29 42
Proficiency in Reading 19 45
Proficiency in Math 39 40

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 33 38
Proficiency in Reading 45 44
Proficiency in Math 20 31

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 22 32
Proficiency in Reading 29 35
Proficiency in Math 14 28

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 9.30
AVG FOR DISTRICT 11.36
AVG FOR STATE 14.80
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 32 14.8%
Kindergarten 26 12.0%
Grade 1 21 9.7%
Grade 2 23 10.6%
Grade 3 32 14.8%
Grade 4 26 12.0%
Grade 5 36 16.7%
Grade 6 20 9.3%
Total 216 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 20.0% 57.0% 46.4%
Black 69.3% 29.3% 44.7%
Hispanic 3.4% 6.0% 6.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.4% 6.0% 1.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 2.9% 1.7% 0.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 100.0% 67.7% 62.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 100.0% 61.5% 59.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 6.2% 3.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 23,394 4,659,978
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 22.5 106
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.1% 6.6%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.7% 19.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 32.5% 33.8%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.9% 25.4%
65 OR OLDER 11.9% 14.5%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 8,759 1,736,021
Single Parent Households With Children 14.8% 13.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 82.2% 84.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 19.3% 23.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 9.9% 9.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 14.0% 12.3%
$75,000 - $99,999 8.8% 10.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.1% 16.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.8% 18.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 15.0% 17.8%
$15,000 or less 14.5% 15.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,267 $33,332,544 35.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,278 $5,152,896 5.5%
Staff $1,012 $4,080,384 4.3%
General Administration $1,307 $5,269,824 5.6%
School Administration $747 $3,011,904 3.2%
Operation $2,650 $10,684,800 11.4%
Transportation $899 $3,624,768 3.9%
Other $868 $3,499,776 3.7%
Total Support $8,760 $35,320,320 37.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $6,247 $25,187,904 26.8%
Total Expenditures $23,273 $93,836,736 100.0%
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%

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