St. Helena Central Middle School

Grades: 5-8

310 students

St. Helena Central Middle School serves 310 students in grades 5-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the LA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 56%.
St. Helena Central Middle School operates within the St. Helena Parish School District.

Overview

The student population of 310 students has declined by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 48% over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 310 students
St. Helena Central Middle School Total Students (2011-2013)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
St. Helena Central Middle School Total Teachers (2011-2013)
Students by Grade St. Helena Central Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.11 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 22:1 14:1
St. Helena Central Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2011-2013)
Black
94%
48%
St. Helena Central Middle School Black Students (2011-2013)
White
6%
44%
St. Helena Central Middle School White Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups St. Helena Central 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.
0.11 0.34
St. Helena Central Middle School Diversity Score (2011-2013)
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.
94%
61%
St. Helena Central Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2011-2013)
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.
4%
7%
St. Helena Central Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2011-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,102 students has decreased by 13% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,620 is less than the state average of $14,187. The district revenue/student has grown by 31% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,097 is less than the state average of $14,076. The district spending/student has grown by 31% over four years.
School District Name St. Helena Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
5
Number of Students Managed 1,102 2,117
St. Helena Parish School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $14 MM $33 MM
St. Helena Parish School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $13 MM $33 MM
St. Helena Parish School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,620 $14,187
St. Helena Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,097 $14,076
St. Helena 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 St. Helena Central High School (5.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is East Feliciana Middle School (15.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Helena Central Elementary School (3.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • GreensburgSt. Helena Central Elementary School
    1798 Hwy 1042
    GreensburgLA 70441
    (225)222-4364
    3.6 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 518 students                      
  • GreensburgSt. Helena Central High School
    1 Negative Reviews
    14340 Hwy 37
    GreensburgLA 70441
    (225)222-4402
    5.2 mi | Gr. 8-12 | 274 students                      
  • RoselandRoseland Elementary Montessori School
    12516 Times Ave
    RoselandLA 70456
    (985)748-9307
    14.8 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 250 students                      
  • KentwoodO.w. Dillon Memorial Elementary School
    1541 C.b. Temple Rd
    KentwoodLA 70444
    (985)229-8225
    14.9 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 447 students                      
  • ClintonEast Feliciana Middle School
    10410 Plank Rd
    ClintonLA 70722
    (225)683-3321
    15.3 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 282 students                      

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