L.j. Alleman Middle School

L.j. Alleman Middle School serves 1,018 students in grades 4-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the LA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
L.j. Alleman Middle School operates within the Lafayette Parish School District.

Overview

The student population of 1018 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 67 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2009)
Grades Offered Grades 4-8
Total Students 1,018 students
Gender % 44% Male / 56%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 67 teachers
Students by Grade L.j. Alleman 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 0.50 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 15:1 14:1
L.j. Alleman Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
1%
Hispanic
3%
4%
Black
29%
48%
White
65%
45%
All Ethnic Groups L.j. Alleman Middle School Sch Ethnicity L.j. Alleman 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.
0.50 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.
31%
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.
9%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 30,994 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Lafayette Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
44
9
Number of Students Managed 30,994 2,337
Lafayette Parish School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $327 MM $33 MM
Lafayette Parish School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $302 MM $33 MM
Lafayette Parish School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,025 $14,187
Lafayette Parish School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,198 $14,076
Lafayette Parish School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Lafayette High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lafayette High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Woodvale Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • LafayetteWoodvale Elementary School
    100 Leon Dr
    LafayetteLA 70503
    (337)521-7830
    0.2 mi | 603 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • LafayetteLafayette High School
    3000 West Congress St
    LafayetteLA 70506
    (337)984-5284
    1.3 mi | 2383 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • LafayetteS.j. Montgomery Elementary School
    600 Foreman Dr
    LafayetteLA 70506
    (337)521-7750
    1.6 mi | 570 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • LafayetteEarly College Academy
    Alternative School
    Magnet School
    320 Devalcourt Dr
    LafayetteLA 70506
    (337)521-8956
    Alternative School
    Magnet School

    1.7 mi | 203 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • LafayetteEdgar Martin Middle School
    401 Broadmoor Blvd
    LafayetteLA 70503
    (337)521-7910
    1.7 mi | 740 students | Gr. 4-8                      

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Did You Know?
Lafayette, LA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.13, which is lower than the Louisiana average of 0.33. The most diverse school in Lafayette is Miami Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Louisiana or national school diversity statistics.