Galvez Middle School

  • Galvez Middle School serves 609 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 79% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 83% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Galvez Middle School's student population of 609 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students609 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Galvez Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Galvez Middle School is 0.38, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank#364 out of 1,277 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
69%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
4%
6%
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Black
17%
44%
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White
77%
45%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Galvez Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.380.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAscension Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (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 | 626 students
    1.3 miles
    16093 Henderson Bayou Road
    Prairieville, LA 70769
    (225)391-6600
    1.3 PK-5 626
  • Prairieville Prairieville Primary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 923 students
    1.4 miles
    40228 Parker Road
    Prairieville, LA 70769
    (225)391-7400
    1.4 PK-5 923
  • Gonzales Central Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 693 students
    2.9 miles
    14101 Roddy Road
    Gonzales, LA 70737
    (225)391-6400
    2.9 6-8 693
  • Gonzales Central Primary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 815 students
    3.0 miles
    41469 La Hwy 621
    Gonzales, LA 70737
    (225)391-7700
    3.0 PK-5 815
  • Prairieville Lakeside Primary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 617 students
    3.0 miles
    16500 La Hwy 431
    Prairieville, LA 70769
    (225)391-7750
    3.0 PK-5 617

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