Calhoun Middle School

Calhoun Middle School serves 529 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the LA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 56%.
Calhoun Middle School operates within the Ouachita Parish School District.

Overview

The student population of 529 students has grown by 17% over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 529 students
Calhoun Middle School Total Students (1988-2013)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Calhoun Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2013)
Students by Grade Calhoun Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less 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 18:1 14:1
Calhoun Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2013)
Hispanic
1%
4%
Calhoun Middle School Black Students (2001-2013)
Black
4%
48%
Calhoun Middle School Black Students (1990-2013)
White
95%
44%
Calhoun Middle School White Students (1990-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Calhoun 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.
0.10 0.34
Calhoun 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.
n/a
61%
Calhoun Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2013)
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%
Calhoun Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

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 Downsville Charter School (4.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Downsville Charter School (4.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Calhoun Elementary School (2.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • CalhounCalhoun Elementary School
    237 Calhoun Rd
    CalhounLA 71225
    (318)644-1114
    2.2 mi | Gr. PK-2 | 513 students                      
  • CalhounCentral Elementary School
    1163 Hwy 151 South
    CalhounLA 71225
    (318)644-5842
    3 mi | Gr. 3-5 | 497 students                      
  • DownsvilleDownsville Charter School
    Charter School
    1 Negative Reviews
    4787 Hwy 151
    DownsvilleLA 71234
    (318)982-5318
    Charter School

    4.9 mi | Gr. KG-12 | 323 students                      
  • West MonroeDrew Elementary School
    1132 Hwy 15
    West MonroeLA 71291
    (318)396-7186
    5.4 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 540 students                      
  • West MonroeWest Ridge Middle School
    6977 Cypress St
    West MonroeLA 71291
    (318)397-8444
    6.2 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 768 students                      

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