Lacache Middle School

Grades: 4-8

368 students

Lacache Middle School serves 368 students in grades 4-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the LA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority American Indian and Black), which is less than the state average of 56%.
Lacache Middle School operates within the Terrebonne Parish School District.

Overview

The student population of 368 students has declined by 17% over five years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 30% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 4-8
Total Students 368 students
Lacache Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Lacache Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Lacache Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 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 18:1 14:1
Lacache Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
10%
1%
Lacache Middle School American Indian Students (1996-2013)
Asian
1%
1%
Lacache Middle School Asian Students (1995-2013)
Hispanic
2%
4%
Lacache Middle School Black Students (2008-2013)
Black
7%
48%
Lacache Middle School Black Students (1990-2013)
White
80%
44%
Lacache Middle School White Students (1990-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Lacache 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.
0.35 0.34
Lacache 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.
52%
61%
Lacache Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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.
11%
7%
Lacache Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 19,987 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,126 is less than the state average of $14,187. The district revenue/student has grown by 38% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,181 is less than the state average of $14,076. The district spending/student has grown by 45% over four years.
School District Name Terrebonne Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
38
5
Number of Students Managed 19,987 2,117
Terrebonne Parish School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $191 MM $33 MM
Terrebonne Parish School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $192 MM $33 MM
Terrebonne Parish School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,126 $14,187
Terrebonne Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,181 $14,076
Terrebonne 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 South Terrebonne High School (7.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Montegut Middle School (3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Montegut Elementary School (2.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MontegutMontegut Elementary School
    1137 Hwy 55
    MontegutLA 70377
    (985)594-3657
    2.4 mi | Gr. PK-4 | 246 students                      
  • ChauvinUpper Little Caillou Elementary School
    4824 Hwy 56
    ChauvinLA 70344
    (985)594-4071
    2.9 mi | Gr. PK-4 | 467 students                      
  • MontegutMontegut Middle School
    138 Dolphin Dr
    MontegutLA 70377
    (985)594-5886
    3 mi | Gr. 4-8 | 568 students                      
  • MontegutPointe-aux-chenes Elementary School
    1236 Hwy 665
    MontegutLA 70377
    (985)594-2131
    4.7 mi | Gr. PK-4 | 152 students                      
  • ChauvinBoudreaux Canal Elementary School
    208 Dr Hugh St Martin Rd
    ChauvinLA 70344
    (985)594-2570
    5.1 mi | Gr. PK-4 | 85 students                      

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