Theodore Roosevelt Middle School

Theodore Roosevelt Middle School serves 562 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the LA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 55%.
Theodore Roosevelt Middle School operates within the Jefferson Parish School District.

Overview

The student population of 562 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 19% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 562 students
Theodore Roosevelt Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Theodore Roosevelt Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Theodore Roosevelt Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 is less than the state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 14:1
Theodore Roosevelt Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
1%
Theodore Roosevelt Middle School Asian (1990-2012)
Hispanic
29%
4%
Theodore Roosevelt Middle School Hispanic (1990-2012)
Black
50%
48%
Theodore Roosevelt Middle School Black (1990-2012)
White
16%
45%
Theodore Roosevelt Middle School White (1990-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Theodore Roosevelt Middle School Sch Ethnicity Theodore Roosevelt 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.
0.65 0.72
Theodore Roosevelt 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.
74%
61%
Theodore Roosevelt 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.
6%
7%
Theodore Roosevelt Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 46,421 students has grown by 6% over five years.
School District Name Jefferson Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
90
6
Number of Students Managed 46,421 1,863
Jefferson Parish School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $523 MM n/a
Jefferson Parish School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $593 MM n/a
Jefferson Parish School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,981 $0
Jefferson Parish School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,581 $0
Jefferson 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 Bonnabel Magnet Academy High School (0.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is John Q. Adams Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Walter G. Schneckenburger Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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