S. P. Arnett Middle School

400 Sulphur Ave,

Westlake, LA, 70669-

Tel: (337)217-4630
Grades: 6-8

456 students

S. P. Arnett Middle School serves 456 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the LA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
S. P. Arnett Middle School operates within the Calcasieu Parish School District.

Overview

The student population of 456 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 456 students
S. P. Arnett Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
S. P. Arnett Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade S. P. Arnett Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.40 is less than the state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 14:1
S. P. Arnett Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
2%
4%
S. P. Arnett Middle School Hispanic (1996-2012)
Black
21%
48%
S. P. Arnett Middle School Black (1990-2012)
White
75%
45%
S. P. Arnett Middle School White (1990-2012)
All Ethnic Groups S. P. Arnett Middle School Sch Ethnicity S. P. Arnett Middle School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.40 0.57
S. P. Arnett Middle School Diversity Score (1990-2012)
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.
43%
61%
S. P. Arnett Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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%
S. P. Arnett Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 33,531 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Calcasieu Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
58
6
Number of Students Managed 33,531 1,938
Calcasieu Parish School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $350 MM $33 MM
Calcasieu Parish School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $363 MM $33 MM
Calcasieu Parish School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,708 $14,187
Calcasieu Parish School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,099 $14,076
Calcasieu Parish School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Westlake High School (1.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Reynaud Middle School (3.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Westwood Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Westlake Westwood Elementary School
    1900 Sampson St
    Westlake , LA , 70669
    (337)217-4940
    1  mi  |  609  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Westlake Western Heights Elementary School
    1100 Elizabeth St
    Westlake , LA , 70669
    (337)217-4930
    1.2  mi  |  367  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Westlake Westlake High School
    1000 Garden Dr
    Westlake , LA , 70669
    (337)217-4950
    1.4  mi  |  480  students  |  Gr.  8-12
  • Lake Charles Barbe Elementary School
    400 Penn St
    Lake Charles , LA , 70601
    (337)217-4660
    2.9  mi  |  346  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Lake Charles Ralph F. Wilson Elementary School
    1400 Opelousas St
    Lake Charles , LA , 70601
    (337)217-4750
    3  mi  |  245  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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