L.j. Alleman Middle School

  • L.j. Alleman Middle School serves 1,101 students in grades 4-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80% (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 81% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

Top Placements

L.j. Alleman Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

  • L.j. Alleman Middle School's student population of 1,101 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 58 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2009)
Grades OfferedGrades 4-8
Total Students1,101 students
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Total Classroom Teachers58 teachers
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School Comparison

  • L.j. Alleman Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of L.j. Alleman Middle School is 0.56, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. 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#93 out of 1,277 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of L.j. Alleman Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of L.j. Alleman Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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Asian
2%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in L.j. Alleman Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
4%
6%
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Black
38%
44%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in L.j. Alleman Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
55%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in L.j. Alleman Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in L.j. Alleman Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.560.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
60%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in L.j. Alleman Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in L.j. Alleman Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLafayette Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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