E.j. Gay Middle School (Closed 2009)

  • E.j. Gay Middle School served 456 students in grades 4-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 was equal to the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 89% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 4-8
Total Students456 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2008-2009 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
n/a
6%
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Black
89%
44%
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White
11%
45%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in E.j. Gay Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.200.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in E.j. Gay Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIberville Parish School District
Source: 2008-2009 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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