Welsh Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 5

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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
222 East Bourgeois Street
Welsh, LA 70591
Phone
(337) 734-2351
District
JEFFERSON DAVIS PARISH
County
JEFFERSON DAVIS PARISH
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
500
Classroom Teachers
24

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Louisiana

8

(10 is best)

Better than 77.3% of LA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

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

Grade 3

80 60 40 20 0
63%
46%
55%
47%
70%
44%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
43%
45%
52%
46%
33%
43%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
52%
39%
52%
42%
51%
36%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

25 20 15 10 5 0
21
19
18
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 56 11.2%
Kindergarten 67 13.4%
Grade 1 89 17.8%
Grade 2 69 13.8%
Grade 3 74 14.8%
Grade 4 72 14.4%
Grade 5 73 14.6%
Total 500 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 81.3% 74.2% 45.7%
Black 17.9% 21.4% 44.2%
Hispanic 0.9% 3.0% 7.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.3% 1.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 1.1% 0.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 43.6% 49.3% 53.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 43.2% 46.9% 51.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.4% 2.4% 2.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 31,467 4,648,794
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 47.8 106
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.0% 6.6%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.2% 19.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 30.3% 33.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.8% 25.2%
65 OR OLDER 15.7% 15.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 11,501 1,739,497
Single Parent Households With Children 14.5% 13.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 81.1% 85.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 15.9% 24.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 7.7% 9.7%
$100,000 - $149,999 12.1% 12.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.2% 11.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 13.7% 16.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 17.7% 17.5%
$15,000 - $29,999 20.2% 17.4%
$15,000 or less 18.4% 15.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,904 $34,851,312 53.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $658 $3,884,174 6.0%
Staff $538 $3,175,814 4.9%
General Administration $236 $1,393,108 2.2%
School Administration $733 $4,326,899 6.7%
Operation $1,004 $5,926,612 9.1%
Transportation $461 $2,721,283 4.2%
Other $230 $1,357,690 2.1%
Total Support $3,861 $22,791,483 35.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,226 $7,237,078 11.2%
Total Expenditures $10,992 $64,885,776 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,245 $4,441,436,143 48.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $689 $490,104,955 5.4%
Staff $567 $403,531,713 4.4%
General Administration $292 $207,519,346 2.3%
School Administration $725 $515,276,259 5.6%
Operation $1,141 $811,216,371 8.9%
Transportation $646 $459,627,053 5.0%
Other $333 $237,029,021 2.6%
Total Support $4,393 $3,124,137,727 34.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,196 $1,561,988,621 17.1%
Total Expenditures $12,835 $9,127,585,415 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%