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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • 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
545
Classroom Teachers
35

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 94 32
Proficiency in Reading 88 35
Proficiency in Math 99 28

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 98 33
Proficiency in Reading 97 41
Proficiency in Math 98 25

Grade 11

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 100 66
Proficiency in Reading 100 69
Proficiency in Math 100 63

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 15.50
AVG FOR DISTRICT 13.36
AVG FOR STATE 12.29
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 124 22.8%
Grade 7 101 18.5%
Grade 8 96 17.6%
Grade 9 86 15.8%
Grade 10 68 12.5%
Grade 11 31 5.7%
Grade 12 39 7.2%
Total 545 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 55.6% 27.3% 46.5%
Black 18.2% 42.2% 45.2%
Hispanic 13.1% 25.2% 6.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 12.7% 4.8% 1.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.5% 0.7%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 35.0% 76.1% 58.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 26.4% 69.1% 53.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.6% 7.0% 4.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 435,204 4,684,333
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 891.9 107
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.3% 6.7%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.7% 19.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.4% 33.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.4% 25.6%
65 OR OLDER 15.1% 14.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 169,192 1,737,645
Single Parent Households With Children 12.8% 13.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 84.7% 84.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 24.8% 23.4%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 8.3% 8.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 12.1% 12.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.6% 10.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.5% 16.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.2% 18.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 17.1% 17.8%
$15,000 or less 13.2% 16.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,017 $271,360,683 52.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $699 $31,524,201 6.1%
Staff $484 $21,827,916 4.2%
General Administration $549 $24,759,351 4.8%
School Administration $694 $31,298,706 6.0%
Operation $1,022 $46,091,178 8.9%
Transportation $545 $24,578,955 4.7%
Other $377 $17,002,323 3.3%
Total Support $4,370 $197,082,630 38.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,101 $49,653,999 9.6%
Total Expenditures $11,488 $518,097,312 100.0%
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%