Galvez Middle School

  • Galvez Middle School serves 630 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 81% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 88% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Galvez 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 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Galvez Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

  • Galvez Middle School's student population of 630 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students630 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Galvez 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Galvez Middle School is 0.42, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank#167 out of 1277 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
5%
7%
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Black
17%
43%
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White
74%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score0.420.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAscension Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Prairieville Galvez Primary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 716 students
    1.3 miles
    16093 Henderson Bayou Road
    Prairieville, LA 70769
    (225) 391-6600
    1.3 PK-5 716
  • Prairieville Prairieville Primary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 926 students
    1.4 miles
    40228 Parker Road
    Prairieville, LA 70769
    (225) 391-7400
    1.4 PK-5 926
  • Gonzales Central Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 653 students
    2.9 miles
    14101 Roddy Road
    Gonzales, LA 70737
    (225) 391-6400
    2.9 6-8 653
  • Gonzales Central Primary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 794 students
    3.0 miles
    41469 La Hwy 621
    Gonzales, LA 70737
    (225) 391-7700
    3.0 PK-5 794
  • Prairieville Lakeside Primary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 668 students
    3.0 miles
    16500 La Hwy 431
    Prairieville, LA 70769
    (225) 391-7750
    3.0 PK-5 668

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