Calhoun Middle School

Calhoun Middle School serves 499 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the LA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 54%.
Calhoun Middle School operates within the Ouachita Parish School District.

School Overview

The student population of 499 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 499 students
Calhoun Middle School Total Students (1988-2014)
Gender % Calhoun Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Calhoun Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2014)
Students by Grade Calhoun Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
Calhoun Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
1%
5%
Calhoun Middle School Black Students (2001-2014)
Black
6%
44%
Calhoun Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
93%
46%
Calhoun Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Calhoun Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown LA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.13 0.35
Calhoun Middle School Diversity Score (1990-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
39%
60%
Calhoun Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
7%
Calhoun Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 19,923 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,608 is less than the state average of $13,503. The district revenue/student has grown by 21% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,257 is less than the state average of $14,322. The district spending/student has grown by 37% over four years.
School District Name Ouachita Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
36
5
Number of Students Managed 19,923 2,019
Ouachita Parish School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $205 MM $30 MM
Ouachita Parish School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $218 MM $31 MM
Ouachita Parish School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,608 $13,503
Ouachita Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,257 $14,322
Ouachita Parish School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Downsville Charter School (4.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Downsville Charter School (4.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Calhoun Elementary School (2.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • CalhounCalhoun Elementary School
    2.2 miles | Grades: PK-2 | 460 students237 Calhoun Rd
    CalhounLA 71225
    (318)644-1114
    2.2PK-2460
  • CalhounCentral Elementary School
    3 miles | Grades: 3-5 | 502 students1163 Hwy 151 South
    CalhounLA 71225
    (318)644-5842
    33-5502
  • DownsvilleDownsville Charter School
    Charter School
    1 Negative Reviews
    4.9 miles | Grades: KG-12 | 334 students4787 Hwy 151
    DownsvilleLA 71234
    (318)982-5318
    4.9KG-12334
  • West MonroeDrew Elementary School
    5.4 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 512 students1132 Hwy 15
    West MonroeLA 71291
    (318)396-7186
    5.4KG-5512
  • West MonroeWest Ridge Middle School
    6.2 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 722 students6977 Cypress St
    West MonroeLA 71291
    (318)397-8444
    6.26-8722

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