Dutchtown Middle School

13078 Hwy 73
Geismar, LA 70734
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Dutchtown Middle School serves 654 students in grades 6-8.
Dutchtown Middle School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 29%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 40%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 57% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 654 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 41%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in LA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 56% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Dutchtown Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

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School Overview

Dutchtown Middle School's student population of 654 students has declined by 28% over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
654 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
40 teachers
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School Rankings

Dutchtown Middle School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,237 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Dutchtown Middle School is 0.58, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#72 out of 1237 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
29%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
40%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
9%
9%
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Black
27%
42%
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White
59%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.58
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
2%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Dutchtown Middle School's ranking?
Dutchtown Middle School is ranked #72 out of 1,237 schools, which ranks it among the top 10% of public schools in Louisiana.
What schools are Dutchtown Middle School often compared to?
Dutchtown Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like St. Amant Middle School, Prairieville Middle School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
56% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 29% LA state average), while 70% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 40% LA state average).
How many students attend Dutchtown Middle School?
654 students attend Dutchtown Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
59% of Dutchtown Middle School students are White, 27% of students are Black, 9% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Dutchtown Middle School?
Dutchtown Middle School has a student ration of 16:1, which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 17:1.
What grades does Dutchtown Middle School offer ?
Dutchtown Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Dutchtown Middle School part of?
Dutchtown Middle School is part of Ascension Parish School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 654 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 41%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 56% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

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