Creekside Junior High School

Creekside Junior High School serves 536 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the LA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 56%.
Creekside Junior High School operates within the St. Tammany Parish School District.

Overview

The student population of 536 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 19% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 536 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 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 15:1 14:1
Hispanic
2%
4%
Black
10%
48%
White
88%
44%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.22 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.
59%
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 37,527 students has grown by 5% over five years.
School District Name St. Tammany Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
55
5
Number of Students Managed 37,527 2,117
District Total Revenue $431 MM $33 MM
District Spending $474 MM $33 MM
District Revenue / Student $12,130 $14,187
District Spending / Student $13,354 $14,076
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 Pearl River High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Clearwood Junior High School (4.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Little Pearl Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Middle Schools Middle Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Pearl RiverPearl River High School
    39110 Rebel Ln
    Pearl RiverLA 70452
    (985)863-2591
    0.8 mi | 724 students | Gr. 8-12                      
  • Pearl RiverLittle Pearl Elementary School
    63829 Hwy 11
    Pearl RiverLA 70452
    (985)863-5906
    1.2 mi | 139 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • Pearl RiverRiverside Elementary School
    38480 Sullivan Dr
    Pearl RiverLA 70452
    (985)863-3141
    1.2 mi | 440 students | Gr. 1-5                      
  • SlidellAlton Elementary School
    38276 North 5th Ave
    SlidellLA 70460
    (985)863-5353
    2.9 mi | 223 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • SlidellWhispering Forest Elementary School
    38374 Spiehler Rd
    SlidellLA 70458
    (985)641-3400
    4 mi | 499 students | Gr. PK-3                      

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?        

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Rental Market Monitor
Recent Articles
Life Beyond High School:  The Innovative Frontier
Life Beyond High School: The Innovative Frontier
Exploring post graduation options for high school students.
5 Ways Parents Can Inspire Children to Love Reading
Children are reading less and less in this country, and the effects of that are showing in their performance in school. However, there are a variety of ways parents can encourage their children to read – and hopefully to love reading!
Schools Demand Students' Social Media Passwords
Recent legislation that allows Illinois public schools to demand students’ social media passwords has renewed the debate about students’ right to privacy at school.
Related School Videos

View more school videos