Dequincy Middle School

Dequincy Middle School serves 344 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the LA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
Dequincy Middle School operates within the Calcasieu Parish School District.

Overview

The student population of 344 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 344 students
Dequincy Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Dequincy Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Dequincy Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.32 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 15:1 14:1
Dequincy Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
4%
Dequincy Middle School Hispanic (2009-2011)
Black
17%
48%
Dequincy Middle School Black (1990-2012)
White
81%
45%
Dequincy Middle School White (1990-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Dequincy Middle School Sch Ethnicity Dequincy 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.
0.32 0.57
Dequincy 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.
45%
61%
Dequincy 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.
9%
7%
Dequincy 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
District Total Revenue $350 MM $33 MM
District Spending $363 MM $33 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,708 $14,187
District Spending / Student $11,099 $14,076
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 Dequincy High School (0.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is South Beauregard High School (13.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dequincy Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Dequincy Dequincy Elementary School
    1605 West Fourth St
    Dequincy , LA , 70633
    (337)217-4650
    0  mi  |  318  students  |  Gr.  3-5
  • Dequincy Dequincy High School
    207 North Overton
    Dequincy , LA , 70633
    (337)217-4530
    0.4  mi  |  402  students  |  Gr.  8-12
  • Dequincy Dequincy Primary School
    304 Mcneese St
    Dequincy , LA , 70633
    (337)217-4650
    1.3  mi  |  396  students  |  Gr.  PK-2
  • Dequincy C. Paul Phelps Correctional Center
    Special Education School
    14925 Hwy 27 North
    Dequincy , LA , 70633
    (337)786-7963
    Special Education School
    3.1  mi  |  48  students  |  Gr.  10-12
  • Longville South Beauregard High School
    151 Longville Church Rd
    Longville , LA , 70652
    (337)725-3536
    13.8  mi  |  801  students  |  Gr.  6-12

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