Madison High School

  • Madison High School serves 429 students in grades 8-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (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 45-49% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Madison High School's student population of 429 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students429 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Madison High School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Madison High School is 0.08, which is less 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#1255 out of 1,277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Madison High 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 Ratio14:115:1
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Hispanic
n/a
6%
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Black
96%
44%
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White
4%
45%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Madison High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.080.36
This chart display the diversity score of Madison High School and the public school average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate40-44%
79%
This chart display graduation rate of Madison High School and public school graduation rate of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Madison High 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 NameMadison Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tallulah Wright Elementary School
    Grades: 4-6 | 222 students
    0.1 miles
    809 Wyche Street
    Tallulah, LA 71282
    (318)574-4430
    0.1 4-6 222
  • Tallulah Madison Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 184 students
    0.4 miles
    1234 Madison High Drive
    Tallulah, LA 71282
    (318)574-0933
    0.4 7-8 184
  • Tallulah Tallulah Charter School Charter School
    Grades: PK-8 | 444 students
    0.8 miles
    1206 North Cedar Street
    Tallulah, LA 71282
    (318)574-1587
    0.8 PK-8 444
  • Tallulah Tallulah Elementary School
    Grades: PK-3 | 428 students
    1.4 miles
    1100 Johnson Street
    Tallulah, LA 71282
    (318)574-0732
    1.4 PK-3 428
  • Delhi Delhi Middle School
    Grades: 4-8 | 180 students
    17.1 miles
    106 Toombs Street
    Delhi, LA 71232
    (318)878-3748
    17.1 4-8 180

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Academic should be up at all the time.Music art sports good activites for everyone in school .Academic or athletic awards should be giving out at the end of the year.Parent are to be there to with the kids.
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