Andrew Jackson Middle School

201 8th Street
Chalmette, LA 70043
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Andrew Jackson Middle School serves 615 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 71% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Andrew Jackson Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Andrew Jackson Middle School's student population of 615 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students615 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

Andrew Jackson Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,277 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Andrew Jackson Middle School is 0.70, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#727 out of 1277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
2%
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Hispanic
17%
7%
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Black
33%
43%
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White
41%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.700.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. Bernard Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Andrew Jackson Middle School is C.f. Rowley Alternative School (0.5 miles away)
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