Riser Middle School

Riser Middle School serves 476 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the LA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 56%.
Riser Middle School operates within the Ouachita Parish School District.

Overview

The student population of 476 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 476 students
Riser Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 56% Male / 44%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Riser Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Riser Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 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 13:1 14:1
Riser Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
3%
4%
Riser Middle School Black Students (1995-2013)
Black
52%
48%
Riser Middle School Black Students (1990-2013)
White
45%
44%
Riser Middle School White Students (1990-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Riser Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown LA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.53 0.34
Riser Middle School Diversity Score (1990-2013)
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.
61%
61%
Riser Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2013)
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.
n/a
7%
Riser Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 20,046 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,566 is less than the state average of $14,187. The district revenue/student has grown by 30% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,817 is less than the state average of $14,076. The district spending/student has grown by 41% over four years.
School District Name Ouachita Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
36
5
Number of Students Managed 20,046 2,117
Ouachita Parish School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $202 MM $33 MM
Ouachita Parish School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $207 MM $33 MM
Ouachita Parish School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,566 $14,187
Ouachita Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,817 $14,076
Ouachita Parish School District 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 Ouachita Parish Alternative Center (2.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ouachita Parish Alternative Center (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Riser Elementary School (0 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • West MonroeRiser Elementary School
    100 Price Dr
    West MonroeLA 71292
    (318)387-0577
    0 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 388 students                      
  • West MonroeLenwil Elementary School
    112 Arrant Rd
    West MonroeLA 71292
    (318)323-3604
    1.7 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 370 students                      
  • West MonroeOuachita Parish Alternative Center
    Alternative School
    1600 North 7th St
    West MonroeLA 71291
    (318)323-5991
    Alternative School

    2.4 mi | Gr. 2-12 | n/a students                      
  • West MonroeHighland Elementary School
    1501 Wellerman Rd
    West MonroeLA 71291
    (318)396-1213
    2.8 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 270 students                      
  • West MonroeWest Monroe High School
    201 Riggs St
    West MonroeLA 71291
    (318)323-3771
    2.8 mi | Gr. 8-12 | 2121 students                      

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