Belle Place Middle School

  • Belle Place Middle School serves 435 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 69% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 85% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Belle Place Middle School's student population of 435 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students435 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Belle Place Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Belle Place Middle School is 0.52, which is more 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#432 out of 1,277 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
69%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
6%
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Black
30%
44%
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White
63%
45%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Belle Place Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.520.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Belle Place Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIberia Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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