Fifth Ward Elementary School

158 Panther Dr, Reserve, LA 70084 | (985) 536-4221
  • Grades: PK-8
  • Student Enrollment: 486
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 158 Panther Drive, Reserve, LA 70084
  • Principal or Admin: Stephanie Waters
  • Fax: (985) 536-1706
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: 486
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 47.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 10.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 260 (53.5%)
  • Females: 226 (46.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 22 (4.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 450 (92.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 472 (97.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Fifth Ward Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black43389.1%
Asian10.2%
Hispanic183.7%
White347.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Fifth Ward Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten5511.3%
1st Grade5611.5%
2nd Grade5010.3%
3rd Grade5912.1%
4th Grade9720.0%
5th Grade5611.5%
6th Grade5110.5%
7th Grade306.2%
8th Grade326.6%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 76%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:24%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 14 Years
  • Average Salary: $47,870
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Fifth Ward Elementary School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$42,90727%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$49,70973%
Source: LA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Fifth Ward Elementary School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on iLEAP and LEAP state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Language Arts
  • Math
  • Science
  • Social Studies

iLEAP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201035.0%59.0%67.0%
200949.0%61.0%66.0%
 
Math Test
201028.0%59.0%67.0%
200960.0%67.0%68.0%
 
Science Test
201018.0%47.0%63.0%
200939.0%52.0%62.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201026.0%53.0%66.0%
200961.0%63.0%67.0%
 

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201043.0%66.0%70.0%
200930.0%56.0%68.0%
 
Math Test
201063.0%70.0%67.0%
200970.0%63.0%70.0%
 
Science Test
201037.0%57.0%63.0%
200930.0%49.0%61.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201033.0%61.0%66.0%
200927.0%47.0%63.0%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201051.0%58.0%68.0%
200936.0%57.0%66.0%
 
Math Test
201051.0%58.0%70.0%
200948.0%61.0%66.0%
 
Science Test
201035.0%45.0%63.0%
200932.0%52.0%62.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201031.0%51.0%66.0%
200936.0%52.0%67.0%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201044.0%64.0%68.0%
200948.0%64.0%62.0%
 
Math Test
201060.0%69.0%68.0%
200984.0%64.0%63.0%
 
Science Test
201048.0%52.0%61.0%
200954.0%59.0%59.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201036.0%66.0%67.0%
200962.0%67.0%65.0%
 

LEAP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201066.0%75.0%68.0%
200949.0%72.0%72.0%
 
Math Test
201064.0%80.0%69.0%
200939.0%65.0%65.0%
 
Science Test
201042.0%57.0%62.0%
200945.0%61.0%65.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201055.0%68.0%67.0%
200943.0%65.0%66.0%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201073.0%69.0%61.0%
200962.0%64.0%62.0%
 
Math Test
201076.0%69.0%59.0%
200978.0%67.0%59.0%
 
Science Test
201058.0%57.0%53.0%
200941.0%45.0%55.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201055.0%66.0%57.0%
200938.0%64.0%58.0%
 
Source: LA Department of Education 2009-2010

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