Patrick F. Taylor Science & Technology Academy School

Serves grades 6 - 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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
701 Churchill Pkwy
Avondale, LA 70094
Phone
(504) 838-2249
District
JEFFERSON PARISH
County
JEFFERSON PARISH
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
Yes
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
595
Classroom Teachers
24

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Louisiana

10

(10 is best)

Better than 99.7% of LA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Patrick F. Taylor Science & Technology Academy School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 92 32
Proficiency in Reading 91 35
Proficiency in Math 93 28

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 96 35
Proficiency in Reading 94 44
Proficiency in Math 97 26

Grade 11

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 97 40
Proficiency in Reading 93 47
Proficiency in Math 100 32

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 25.32
AVG FOR DISTRICT 17.29
AVG FOR STATE 14.80
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 91 15.3%
Grade 7 125 21.0%
Grade 8 106 17.8%
Grade 9 93 15.6%
Grade 10 85 14.3%
Grade 11 65 10.9%
Grade 12 30 5.0%
Total 595 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 53.4% 26.8% 46.4%
Black 19.3% 41.1% 44.7%
Hispanic 13.9% 26.6% 6.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 13.3% 4.7% 1.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.8% 0.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 32.9% 62.0% 62.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 25.7% 58.3% 59.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.2% 3.8% 3.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 437,038 4,684,333
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 895.7 107
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.4% 6.7%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.5% 19.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.3% 33.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.1% 25.6%
65 OR OLDER 15.6% 14.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 168,786 1,737,645
Single Parent Households With Children 12.5% 13.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 84.9% 84.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 25.2% 23.4%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 8.8% 8.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 12.4% 12.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.9% 10.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.7% 16.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 19.5% 18.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 16.7% 17.8%
$15,000 or less 12.9% 16.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,028 $291,688,892 49.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $727 $35,178,803 6.0%
Staff $443 $21,436,327 3.7%
General Administration $689 $33,340,021 5.7%
School Administration $767 $37,114,363 6.3%
Operation $1,075 $52,018,175 8.9%
Transportation $521 $25,210,669 4.3%
Other $450 $21,775,050 3.7%
Total Support $4,673 $226,121,797 38.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,444 $69,873,716 11.9%
Total Expenditures $12,145 $587,684,405 100.0%
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%