University Elementary School

9900 Smitherman Dr, Shreveport, LA 71115 | (318) 797-2240
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 1,035
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 9900 Smitherman Drive, Shreveport, LA 71115
  • Principal or Admin: Charlotte B Watson
  • Fax: (318) 797-0894
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,035
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 61.4
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 533 (51.5%)
  • Females: 502 (48.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 42 (4.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 398 (38.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 440 (42.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
University Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian50.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For University Elementary School
  Number Percent
1st Grade15915.4%
2nd Grade17917.3%
3rd Grade16315.7%
4th Grade17917.3%
5th Grade15414.9%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 69%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:31%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 13 Years
  • Average Salary: $42,192
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
University Elementary School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$35,64017%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$43,56483%
Source: LA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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