J.b. Martin Middle School

  • J.b. Martin Middle School serves 875 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 86% (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.
  • J.b. Martin Middle School placed in the top 10% 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 17:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

Top Placements

J.b. Martin Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

  • J.b. Martin Middle School's student population of 875 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 53 teachers has declined by 19% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students875 students
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Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
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School Comparison

  • J.b. Martin Middle School is ranked within the top 10% 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 J.b. Martin Middle School is 0.46, 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#118 out of 1277 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
5%
7%
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Black
22%
43%
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White
70%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in J.b. Martin Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.460.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. Charles Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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