Church Point Middle School

340 Martin Luther King Drive
Church Point, LA 70525
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Church Point Middle School serves 268 students in grades 6-8.
Church Point Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Church Point Middle School's student population of 268 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 29% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students268 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Rankings

Church Point Middle School is ranked within the bottom 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 Church Point Middle School is 0.59, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#898 out of 1267 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
4%
7%
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Black
47%
43%
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White
44%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.590.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
8%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAcadia Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Church Point Middle School is Church Point High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Church Point Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Church Point Church Point Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 607 students
    1.1 miles
    415 East Lougarre Street
    Church Point, LA 70525
    (337) 684-5722
    1.1 PK-5 607
  • Church Point Church Point High School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 8-12 | 532 students
    1.1 miles
    305 East Lougarre Street
    Church Point, LA 70525
    (337) 684-5472
    1.1 8-12 532
  • Branch Branch Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-8 | 311 students
    4.4 miles
    8362 Branch Highway
    Branch, LA 70516
    (337) 334-5708
    4.4 PK-8 311
  • Church Point Richard Elementary School Math: 85% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-8 | 446 students
    5.2 miles
    1616 Charlene Highway
    Church Point, LA 70525
    (337) 684-3339
    5.2 PK-8 446
  • Branch Amikids Acadiana Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-12 | 36 students
    5.6 miles
    611 Celestine La Tortue Road
    Branch, LA 70516
    (337) 334-4838
    5.6 4-12 36

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