Copper Mill Elementary Middle School

  • Copper Mill Elementary Middle School serves 796 students in grades 5-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 86% (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 85% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Copper Mill Elementary Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

Top Placements

Copper Mill Elementary Middle 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 20%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 20%)
  • Community Size Largest student body (number of students) (Top 20%)

School Overview

  • Copper Mill Elementary Middle School's student population of 796 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-6
Total Students796 students
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Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Copper Mill Elementary Middle 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Copper Mill Elementary Middle School is 0.56, which is more than 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)
86%
64%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
70%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Copper Mill Elementary Middle 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 Ratio14:113:1
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
2%
6%
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Black
47%
44%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Copper Mill Elementary Middle School and the percentage of Black students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
47%
45%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Copper Mill Elementary Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.560.35
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Copper Mill Elementary Middle School and the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Copper Mill Elementary Middle School and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameZachary Community School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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