Lumos StepUp Efficacy Study: Gibson Elementary School, Louisiana-2018-19

School Overview

Gibson Elementary School is based in Gibson Louisiana, which comes under the Terrebonne Parish school district. The school supports over 207 students across grades pre-k to 6. It is a public school with a student-teacher ratio of 11.5:1 and about 62.3% of the students are economically disadvantaged.


Gibson Elementary School Demographics


We conducted a study to understand the impact of Lumos Learning programs on student achievement. We have compared the state ranking of Gibson Elementary School in 2017-18 and 2018-19 as indicated in schooldigger
The school used Lumos tedBook program in 2018-19 to support student’s LEAP preparation.

Improvement in State Ranking

Gibson Elementary School Ranking

There are 738 elementary schools in Louisiana and Gibson Elementary School was ranked 371 in the 2017-18 academic year. In 2018-19, the school adopted ELA program for Grades 3 to 6. About 105 students used the Lumos tedBook program for LEAP English Language Arts practice. In the 2018-19 LEAP tests, Gibson Elementary School rank improved by 35 positions.

Grade 3 LEAP Test-scores

Gibson Elementary School Grade 3 ELA

Compared to 2017-18, the percentage of 3rd graders who met state expectations in 2018-19 LEAP ELA assessment increased by 29%.

Overall Result

  • The use of Lumos tedBook for LEAP English Language Arts practice in 3rd grades in 2018-19 influenced an increase in the percentage of students who have met the standards.
  • Grade 3 students Gibson Elementary School have surpassed the state average in ELA.
  • The overall school ranking improved by 35 positions from 371 in 2018 to 336 in 2019.
  • Some of the enrolled students in the school are English language learners who have shown significant improvements in 2018-19 LEAP ELA tests.

Steven Jarvis