83055 Hay Hollow Road
Folsom, LA 70437
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Folsom Junior High School serves 199 students in grades 6-8.
Folsom Junior High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 71% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Folsom Junior High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

Folsom Junior High School's student population of 199 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 35% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
199 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
13 teachers
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School Rankings

Folsom Junior High School is ranked within the top 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 Folsom Junior High School is 0.40, 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 Data
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State Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#460 out of 1267 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
6%
7%
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Black
14%
43%
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White
76%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
2%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 199 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in LA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 71% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 80% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.40 (Btm 50%)

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