Best Gonzales Public Middle Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 2 public middle schools serving 1,473 students in Gonzales, LA.
The top ranked public middle schools in Gonzales, LA are Central Middle School and Gonzales Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Gonzales, LA public middle schools have an average math proficiency score of 29% (versus the Louisiana public middle school average of 26%), and reading proficiency score of 44% (versus the 39% statewide average). Middle schools in Gonzales have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of Louisiana public middle schools.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Louisiana public middle school average of 57% (majority Black).

Best Gonzales, LA Public Middle Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Central Middle School
(Math: 40% | Reading: 54%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
14101 Roddy Road
Gonzales, LA 70737
(225) 391-6400
Grades: 6-8
| 727 students
Rank: #22.
Gonzales Middle School
(Math: 18% | Reading: 33%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1502 West Orice Roth Street
Gonzales, LA 70737
(225) 391-6450
Grades: 6-8
| 746 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public middle schools in Gonzales, LA?
The top ranked public middle schools in Gonzales, LA include Central Middle School and Gonzales Middle School.
How many public middle schools are located in Gonzales, LA?
2 public middle schools are located in Gonzales, LA.
What is the racial composition of students in Gonzales, LA?
Gonzales, LA public middle schools minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Louisiana public middle schools average of 57% (majority Black).

Recent Articles

Busing and Desegregation: Understanding the Link
Busing and Desegregation: Understanding the Link
What happens when a school district stops busing students? Could segregation once again be a reality for public school districts? Wake County in North Carolina is testing the segregation waters with its decision to stop busing students in their district.
Surveillance Cameras: Violation of Rights or Improved Security?
Surveillance Cameras: Violation of Rights or Improved Security?
A school district in Virginia has given the green light to schools that want to install surveillance cameras in common areas like cafeterias and hallways. We’ll look at whether this is a violation of student privacy or the best way to keep order in schools.
Teaching in Contemporary Times
March 04, 2024
Teaching in Contemporary Times
We explore why individuals choose teaching, illuminating intrinsic motivations, the influence of role models, the pursuit of lifelong learning, and the aspiration to impact society.