Belfair Montessori School

  • Belfair Montessori School serves 338 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 85-89% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Belfair Montessori School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

Top Placements

Belfair Montessori School places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 10%)

School Overview

  • Belfair Montessori School's student population of 338 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students338 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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School Comparison

  • Belfair Montessori School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,277 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The diversity score of Belfair Montessori School is 0.35, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
64%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
70%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Belfair Montessori School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ration/a13:1
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Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
7%
6%
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Black
80%
44%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Belfair Montessori School and the percentage of Black students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
10%
45%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Belfair Montessori School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.350.35
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Belfair Montessori School and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEast Baton Rouge Parish School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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