L.h. Marrero Middle School

  • L.h. Marrero Middle School serves 829 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • L.h. Marrero Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • L.h. Marrero Middle School's student population of 829 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 22% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students829 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • L.h. Marrero Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,278 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of L.h. Marrero Middle School is 0.69, which is more 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 School Rank (16-17)#811 out of 1278 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
63%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
69%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
9%
2%
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Hispanic
19%
7%
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Black
48%
44%
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White
21%
44%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score0.690.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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This school has the best teachers they are very highly educated.But it's not just the teachers that help the school better it's the students to.but I only have one problem with the school that prevents learning in a class room they have a huge rat/mice problem and it's not getting taken care of my the school board or principle/vice principal.'?
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