Lake Area Middle School (Closed 2006)

Lake Area Middle School served 378 students in grades 7-8.
Minority enrollment was 98% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
Total Students
378 students
This chart display total students of Lake Area Middle School by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers (04-05)
18 teachers
Students by Grade
This chart display the students of Lake Area Middle School by grade.

School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2007-2008 School Year Data
This School
State Level (LA)
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
17:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Lake Area Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
Black
96%
43%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lake Area Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
White
2%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Lake Area Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lake Area Middle School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score
0.08
This chart display the diversity score of Lake Area Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lake Area Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lake Area Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2007-2008 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Recent Articles

Public School Review Diversity Report: Which States Have the Most Diverse Public Schools?
Public School Review Diversity Report: Which States Have the Most Diverse Public Schools?
Which states have the most diverse public schools? We analyze our data to find how much diversity truly exists on public school campuses. Learn about the varying levels of school diversity in regions around the nation, as well as the benefits derived from ethnic diversity in schools.
L.A. Philanthropic Group Commits Large Sum to Promote Arts in District Schools
L.A. Philanthropic Group Commits Large Sum to Promote Arts in District Schools
A $750,000 gift to Los Angeles Unified School District will go to expanding art programs in schools throughout the district.
Do Public Schools Need to Teach More Math and Science?
Do Public Schools Need to Teach More Math and Science?
Some educators and community leaders are pushing for more math and science at the high school level. Is the move really necessary and if so, how do schools get students more interested in these STEM subjects?