Amite Westside Middle Magnet

  • Amite Westside Middle Magnet serves 395 students in grades 4-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 49% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

Top Placements

Amite Westside Middle Magnet places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

  • Amite Westside Middle Magnet's student population of 395 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-8
Total Students395 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Amite Westside Middle Magnet's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Amite Westside Middle Magnet is 0.32, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank#1029 out of 1,277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
69%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
1%
6%
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Black
81%
44%
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White
15%
45%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score0.320.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTangipahoa Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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