Buras Middle School (Closed 2006)

34158 Highway 11 North
Buras, LA 70041
Buras Middle School served 273 students in grades 6-8.
Minority enrollment was 37% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students273 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (04-05)18 teachers
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2007-2008 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Student : Teacher Ration/a17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
15%
2%
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Hispanic
n/a
7%
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Black
22%
43%
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White
63%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.540.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePlaquemines Parish School District
Source: 2007-2008 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Buras Middle School is South Plaquemines High School (13.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Boothville-venice Elementary School (7.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Boothville Boothville-venice Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 393 students
    7.5 miles
    #1 Oiler Drive
    Boothville, LA 70038
    (504) 534-7520
    7.5 PK-6 393
  • Port Sulphur South Plaquemines Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 223 students
    13.2 miles
    315 Civic Drive
    Port Sulphur, LA 70083
    (504) 595-6415
    13.2 PK-6 223
  • Buras South Plaquemines High School Math: 60% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 452 students
    13.2 miles
    34121 Highway 23
    Buras, LA 70041
    (504) 595-6435
    13.2 7-12 452
  • Grand Isle Grand Isle High School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 142 students
    29.6 miles
    149 Ludwig Lane
    Grand Isle, LA 70358
    (985) 787-2577
    29.6 PK-12 142
  • Braithwaite Phoenix High School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 193 students
    29.7 miles
    13073 Highway 15
    Braithwaite, LA 70040
    (504) 595-6480
    29.7 PK-12 193
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