PROFICIENCY 99% 55% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
53%Caddo Parish

South Highlands Elementary Magnet School is a school servicing grades PK to 5 and is located in the district of "Caddo Parish" in Shreveport, LA. There are a total of 486 students and 31 teachers at South Highlands Elementary Magnet School, for a student to teacher ratio of 16 to 1. There are a total of 56 free lunch students and 13 reduced lunch students.

South Highlands Elementary Magnet School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 99.0%, which is 55% higher than the Louisiana average.


Student/Teacher ratio16:1
Free lunch56
Reduced lunch13


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At South Highlands Elementary Magnet School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

All>= 99%
3>= 95%
4>= 95%
5>= 95%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

All>= 99%
3>= 95%
4>= 95%
5>= 95%
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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South Highlands Elementary Magnet School race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 72.2% 31.8% 49.0% 51.1%
African American 16.5% 62.6% 41.8% 15.9%
Asian 5.8% 1.2% 1.6% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 1.5% 2.7% 4.9% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.8% 0.2% 0.8% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.4% 0.1% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 2.7% 1.5% 1.7% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

Fairfield Magnet School98%0.8Shreveport, LA
Broadmoor Middle Laboratory School41%1.0Shreveport, LA
Caddo Heights Math/science Elementary School40%1.1Shreveport, LA
C.e. Byrd High School75%1.4Shreveport, LA
Youree Dr. Middle Advanced Placement Magnet School56%1.5Shreveport, LA
Caddo Middle Career And Technology School33%1.6Shreveport, LA
A. C. Steere Elementary School62%1.6Shreveport, LA
Creswell Elementary School45%1.6Shreveport, LA
Arthur Circle Elementary School47%1.7Shreveport, LA
Atkins Technology Elementary School30%1.8Shreveport, LA
Caddo Parish Middle Magnet School99%1.8Shreveport, LA
Barret Paideia Academy37%1.8Shreveport, LA

Shreveport demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)1,87310591
Median age34.736.037.4
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)45%53%55%
Speak English96%91%79%
Speak Spanish2%4%13%

Education level achieved in Shreveport

Completed 8th grade82.7%79.5%83.8%
Completed high school81.5%77.6%82.4%
Completed some college54.1%48.9%58.4%
Completed associate degree31.3%27.5%37.2%
Completed bachelors25.3%22.1%29.3%
Completed masters9.4%7.4%11.0%
Completed professional degree3.4%2.4%3.2%
Completed doctorate1.1%0.9%1.3%
Source: The South Highlands Elementary Magnet School data displayed above is derived from the National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.