Prien Lake Elementary School

3741 Nelson Rd, Lake Charles, LA 70605 | (337) 477-5586
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 546
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 3741 Nelson Road, Lake Charles, LA 70605
  • Principal or Admin: Irene M Greathouse
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 546
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 41.3
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 240 (44.0%)
  • Females: 306 (56.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 41 (7.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 148 (27.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 189 (34.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Prien Lake Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Prien Lake Elementary School
  Number Percent
1st Grade9317.0%
2nd Grade7413.6%
3rd Grade8816.1%
4th Grade10719.6%
5th Grade8916.3%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 67%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:33%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 14 Years
  • Average Salary: $42,086
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Prien Lake Elementary School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$37,07528%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$44,05572%
Source: LA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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1 review for Prien Lake Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on July 21, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • awesome teachers! my son transferred from grand lake and my son's grades improved tremendously when he started at prien lake!!!!

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