Vinton Middle School

Vinton Middle School serves 215 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the LA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 56%.
Vinton Middle School operates within the Calcasieu Parish School District.

Overview

The student population of 215 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 215 students
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.42 is more than the state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 14:1
Hispanic
4%
4%
Black
23%
48%
White
73%
44%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.42 0.34
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.
60%
61%
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.
11%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 33,203 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Calcasieu Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
58
5
Number of Students Managed 33,203 2,117
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: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Vinton High School (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Starks High School (9.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Vinton Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • VintonVinton Elementary School
    1610 Hampton St
    VintonLA 70668
    (337)217-4520
    0.2 mi | 517 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • VintonVinton High School
    1603 Grace St
    VintonLA 70668
    (337)217-4400
    1 mi | 270 students | Gr. 8-12                      
  • StarksStarks High School
    137 Hwy 10p South
    StarksLA 70661
    (337)217-4820
    9.7 mi | 379 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • OrangeLit Cypr-mrceville High School
    7327 North Hwy 87
    OrangeTX 77632
    (409)886-5821
    10.6 mi | 1092 students | Gr. 9-12                      
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    801 Cordrey
    OrangeTX 77631
    (409)882-5434
    11 mi | 276 students | Gr. PK                      

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