196 Mazerac Street
Houma, LA 70364
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Bayou Blue Middle School serves 461 students in grades 4-8.
Bayou Blue Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 81% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

School Overview

Bayou Blue Middle School's student population of 461 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 4-8
Total Students
461 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

Bayou Blue Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,267 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Bayou Blue Middle School is 0.50, which is less 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 Data
This School
State Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#473 out of 1267 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
17:1
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American Indian
4%
1%
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Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
11%
7%
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Black
7%
43%
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White
69%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.50
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
2%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 4-8
  • Students: 461 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 31%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in LA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 68% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 81% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.50 (Top 50%)

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