Polk Elementary School

408 East Polk, Baton Rouge, LA 70802 | (225) 383-2611
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 206
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Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Cherryl Matthews
  • Fax: (225) 338-0471
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: 206
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 19.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 10.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 105 (51.0%)
  • Females: 101 (49.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 4 (1.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 195 (94.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 199 (96.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Polk Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black20499.0%
Asian--
Hispanic--
White21.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Polk Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten209.7%
Kindergarten199.2%
1st Grade4119.9%
2nd Grade2411.7%
3rd Grade3316.0%
4th Grade4823.3%
5th Grade2110.2%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 56%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:44%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 15 Years
  • Average Salary: $43,371
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Polk Elementary School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$36,15931%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$46,64969%
Source: LA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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