Capitol Middle School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
5100 Greenwell Springs Rd.

Baton Rouge, LA 70806
(School attendance zone shown in map)

Tel: (225)344-7956
  • Capitol Middle School serves 436 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the LA average of 13:1.
  • Capitol Middle School operates within the East Baton Rouge Parish School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 436 students has declined by 15% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 76 teachers has grown by 58% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students436 students
Capitol Middle School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Capitol Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers76 teachers
Capitol Middle School Total Teachers (1989-2016)
Students by GradeCapitol Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio6:113:1
Capitol Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2016)
Asian
n/a
2%
Capitol Middle School Asian Students (1990-1996)
Hispanic
n/a
6%
Capitol Middle School Black Students (1990-2013)
Black
100%
44%
Capitol Middle School Black Students (1992-2016)
White
n/a
45%
Capitol Middle School White Students (1991-2014)
All Ethnic GroupsCapitol Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownLA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Scoren/a0.61
Capitol Middle School Diversity Score (1991-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
54%
Capitol Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
Capitol Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • East Baton Rouge Parish School District's student population of 46,333 students has grown by 7% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,089 in this district is less than the state average of $24,719. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,165 is less than the state average of $22,732. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameEast Baton Rouge Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
88
2
Number of Students Managed46,3331,095
East Baton Rouge Parish School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$563 MM$27 MM
East Baton Rouge Parish School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$566 MM$25 MM
East Baton Rouge Parish School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$13,089$24,719
East Baton Rouge Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$13,165$22,732
East Baton Rouge Parish School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Baton Rouge Melrose Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 480 students
    0.2 miles
    1348 Valcour Steet
    Baton Rouge, LA 70806
    (225)926-2353
    0.2 PK-5 480
  • Baton Rouge Belfair Montessori School
    Grades: PK-8 | 338 students
    0.6 miles
    4451 Fairfields Ave
    Baton Rouge, LA 70802
    (225)356-6191
    0.6 PK-8 338
  • Baton Rouge Capitol Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 428 students
    0.7 miles
    4141 Gus Young Avenue
    Baton Rouge, LA 70802
    (225)343-9364
    0.7 PK-5 428
  • Baton Rouge Eden Park Superintendent Academy
    Grades: KG-5 | 104 students
    1.1 miles
    1650 North Acadian Thruway E
    Baton Rouge, LA 70802
    (225)922-5400
    1.1 KG-5 104
  • Baton Rouge Baton Rouge Charter Academy At Mid-city Charter School
    Grades: KG-8 | 654 students
    1.2 miles
    1900 Lobdell Blvd
    Baton Rouge, LA 70806
    (225)773-4618
    1.2 KG-8 654

School Reviews

5  12/13/2006
I'm a former student at capitol middle I complete my 8th grade in may of 2006. Capitol middle is an amazing school I also was in the band and the band director was great he teach me how to read music within 1 hour and it has help me a lot in my first year of high school I am now in tara high marching band and thanks to the band director Mr.Myles at capitol middle I might have a chance to get a scholarship later on in my high school years.
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Did You Know?
Louisiana public schools have a diversity score of 0.61, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse school district in Louisiana is Belle Chasse Academy Inc. School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Louisiana or national school diversity statistics.