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Tensas Parish School District

Contact info is sourced from our partners at MDR Education, and DonorsChoose updates our site ahead of each school year.
  • (318) 766-3269
  • PO Box 318
  • Saint Joseph, LA-0318
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About this district

Tensas Parish School District is a public school district in Louisiana. They serve 436 students across 2 schools, and its teachers have had 17 projects funded on DonorsChoose.

  • Schools
    2
  • Students
    436
  • Teachers
    35

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Tensas Parish School District Demographics

95%
of students receive free or reduced price lunch Data about students' economic need comes from the National Center for Education Statistics, via our partners at MDR Education. Learn more.
Source: the National Center for Education Statistics
87%
of students are Black, Latino, Native American, or Asian Data about school demographics comes from the National Center for Education Statistics, via our partners at MDR Education. The numbers in this chart may not add up to 100% because of limitations in the available data.

Schools in districts that mainly serve students of color receive substantially less state and local support than similar districts that serve primarily White students. Learn more about this gap, why it exists, and how you can help close it.

Tensas Parish School District Funding Data from the NCES School District Finance Survey

Tensas Parish School District had a total revenue of $8.7 million in the 2016-17 school year. 35.4% came from local sources, 44.4% from state sources, and 20.2% from federal sources.

Tensas Parish School District had a per-pupil revenue of $19,862 per pupil in the 2016-17 school year. 35.4% came from local sources, 44.4% from state sources, and 20.2% from federal sources.

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

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Tensas Parish School District Support on DonorsChoose Last updated May 19, 2024

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Tensas Parish School District

$7,120
raised using DonorsChoose
17
projects funded
10
teachers funded
69
donors
4
projects for books

Tensas Parish School District has received support from 7 individuals from Louisiana and 62 individuals out-of-state.

Tensas Parish School District Schools