65434 Highway 41
Pearl River, LA 70452
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Creekside Junior High School serves 470 students in grades 6-8.
Creekside Junior High 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 57% (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 17:1 is equal to the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 57% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 470 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 23%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in LA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 57% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 62% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Creekside Junior High School's student population of 470 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
470 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
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School Rankings

Creekside Junior High 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 Creekside Junior High School is 0.39, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#812 out of 1267 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
7%
9%
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Black
10%
42%
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White
77%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.39
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
2%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 470 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 23%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 57% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 62% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

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