Bernice Elementary School



Bernice Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bernice Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 20
1 35
2 27
3 19
4 21
5 22
6 21
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bernice Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Bernice, LA in the Union Parish School District. It enrolls 165 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bernice Elementary School is the 814th largest public school in Louisiana and the 49,870th largest nationally. It has 20.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 165
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 8
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 49,870th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Louisiana: 814th out of 845
Student/Teacher Rank in Louisiana: 824th out of 844
Full Time Teacher Rank in Louisiana: 833rd out of 844

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Bernice Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 94
(57%)
844
(47%)
 Male 71
(43%)
938
(53%)

Bernice Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 108
(65%)
851
(48%)
 Hispanic 45
(27%)
179
(10%)
 White 12
(7%)
729
(41%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
5
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
15
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Bernice Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 162
(98%)
1,450
(81%)
 Not Eligible 3
(2%)
263
(15%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
69
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 839 ranked schools in Louisiana, Bernice Elementary School is ranked 737th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bernice Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (98.2%) is significantly higher than the state average of 69.6%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Bernice Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 439
2006 421
2007 384
2008 308
2009 184
2010 142
2011 172
2012 165

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.7
2006 14.3
2007 12.9
2008 11
2009 10.2
2010 16.4
2011 14.5
2012 20.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.86104783599089
2006 0.88598574821853
2007 0.8984375
2008 0.93506493506494
2009 0.98369565217391
2010 0.97887323943662
2011 0.98255813953488
2012 0.98181818181818

Compare Bernice Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,467.3% 14.7:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,060.0% 20.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 69.6%
 
This School 98.2%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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