Branch Elementary School

8362 Branch Hwy, Branch, LA 70516 | (337) 334-5708
  • Grades: PK-8
  • Student Enrollment: 268
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: PO Box 450, Branch, LA 70516
  • Principal or Admin: Keith J. Cahanin
  • Fax: (337) 334-7352
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 268
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 19.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 157 (58.6%)
  • Females: 111 (41.4%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 19 (7.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 132 (49.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 151 (56.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Branch Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Branch Elementary School
  Number Percent
1st Grade2910.8%
2nd Grade3011.2%
3rd Grade3211.9%
4th Grade3011.2%
5th Grade2710.1%
6th Grade3111.6%
7th Grade249.0%
8th Grade186.7%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 93%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:-
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 14 Years
  • Average Salary: $35,364
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Branch Elementary School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience--
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$35,364100%
Source: LA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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