Best Public Schools in Gibson, LA


The city of Gibson, Louisiana is home to a single public elementary school, Gibson Elementary School, which serves grades PK-6 and has a total enrollment of 162 students. This standout school consistently outperforms the Terrebonne Parish School District and the state of Louisiana in mathematics proficiency, with 65-83% of students scoring proficient or better across grades 3-6. However, the school's performance in English Language Arts and Social Studies is more variable, indicating potential areas for improvement.

Gibson Elementary School's student population is racially diverse, with a mix of 38.27% white, 41.36% African American, 8.02% Hispanic, and 9.88% two or more races. Additionally, the school has a high percentage of free and reduced-price lunch recipients, at 79.01%, suggesting a significant economically disadvantaged student population. Despite these challenges, the school maintains a student-teacher ratio of 16.2, which is the 5th best among the 18 elementary schools in the Terrebonne Parish School District.

Over the past three school years, Gibson Elementary School has ranked between 224 and 319 out of 727-730 Louisiana elementary schools, earning a 3-star rating out of 5 from SchoolDigger. While the school's strong performance in mathematics is a notable strength, the school's overall ranking and rating suggest that there may be other factors, such as attendance, graduation rates, or other metrics, that are influencing its standing. Continued analysis and targeted interventions may help the school further improve its academic outcomes and overall performance.

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SchoolDigger data sources: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Department of Education, the U.S. Census Bureau and the Louisiana Dept of Education.

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