Ward Elementary School

208 Shankland Ave, Jennings, LA 70546 | (337) 824-1235
  • Grades: PK-2
  • Student Enrollment: 551
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 551 preschool and elementary school students from grades PK-2
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 208 Shankland Avenue, Jennings, LA 70546
  • Principal or Admin: Evelyn B Broussard
  • Fax: (337) 824-3155
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: 551
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 38.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 285 (51.7%)
  • Females: 266 (48.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 68 (12.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 366 (66.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 434 (78.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Ward Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Ward Elementary School
  Number Percent
1st Grade16930.7%
2nd Grade15027.2%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 78%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:22%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 17 Years
  • Average Salary: $42,373
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Ward Elementary School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$35,33911%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$43,22689%
Source: LA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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