Dequincy Middle School

Dequincy Middle School serves 330 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the LA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 54%.
Dequincy Middle School operates within the Calcasieu Parish School District.

School Overview

The student population of 330 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 330 students
Dequincy Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Dequincy Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Dequincy Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Dequincy Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.30 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 13:1 16:1
Dequincy Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
1%
2%
Black
17%
44%
Dequincy Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
82%
46%
Dequincy Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
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.
0.30 0.35
Dequincy Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
42%
60%
Dequincy Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
8%
7%
Dequincy Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Calcasieu Parish School District's student population of 32,481 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,438 in this district is less than the state average of $13,503. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,993 is less than the state average of $14,322. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Calcasieu Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
58
5
Number of Students Managed 32,481 2,019
Calcasieu Parish School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $344 MM $30 MM
Calcasieu Parish School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $362 MM $31 MM
Calcasieu Parish School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,438 $13,503
Calcasieu Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,993 $14,322
Calcasieu Parish School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 Dequincy High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Singer High School (14.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dequincy Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • DequincyDequincy Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 272 students
    0 miles
    1605 West Fourth St
    DequincyLA 70633
    (337)217-4650
    03-5272
  • DequincyDequincy High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 374 students
    0.4 miles
    207 North Overton
    DequincyLA 70633
    (337)217-4530
    0.49-12374
  • DequincyDequincy Primary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 402 students
    1.3 miles
    304 Mcneese St
    DequincyLA 70633
    (337)217-4650
    1.3PK-2402
  • DequincyC. Paul Phelps Correctional CenterSpecial Education School

    3.1 miles
    14925 Hwy 27 North
    DequincyLA 70633
    (337)786-7963
    3.1n/an/a
  • LongvilleSouth Beauregard High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 770 students
    13.8 miles
    151 Longville Church Rd
    LongvilleLA 70652
    (337)725-3536
    13.87-12770

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