Midland High School

735 South Crocker

Morse, LA 70559
(School attendance zone shown in map)

Tel: (337)783-3310
  • Midland High School serves 285 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 85-89% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Midland High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55%.
  • Midland High School operates within the Acadia Parish School District.
  • Acadia Parish School District's 86% graduation rate is higher than the Louisiana state average of 79%.

Top Placements (Louisiana)

Midland High School is Listed among the top public schools in Louisiana for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 10%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 10%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 10%)
  • Graduation Rate Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)

School Overview

  • Midland High School's student population of 285 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2017)
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students285 students
Midland High School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Midland High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
Midland High School Total Teachers (1989-2016)
Students by GradeMidland High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Midland High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1277 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Midland High School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
64%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
70%
Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
Midland High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2016)
Hispanic
1%
6%
Midland High School Black Students (1997-2016)
Black
6%
44%
Midland High School Black Students (1992-2016)
White
92%
45%
Midland High School White Students (1992-2016)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Midland High School Two Or More Races Students (2014-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsMidland High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownLA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.150.35
Midland High School Diversity Score (1991-2016)
Graduation Rate≥90%
79%
Midland High School Graduation Rate (2011-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
54%
Midland High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
Midland High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Midland High School is Acadia Parish School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 108 school districts in Louisiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Acadia Parish School District's student population of 10,030 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 86% has increased from 75% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $9,149 in this district is less than the state average of $24,719. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $9,050 is less than the state average of $22,732. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four school years.
    School District NameAcadia Parish School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    26
    2
    Number of Students Managed10,0301,095
    Acadia Parish School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    70%
    64%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    74%
    70%
    District Graduation Rate
    86%
    79%
    District Total Revenue$91 MM$27 MM
    District Spending$90 MM$25 MM
    District Revenue / Student$9,149$24,719
    District Spending / Student$9,050$22,732
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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