Midway Elementary School

48405 Hwy. 51
Natalbany, LA 70451
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Midway Elementary School serves 455 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
Midway Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Midway Elementary School's student population of 455 students has declined by 33% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 45% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students455 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Rankings

Midway Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,267 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Midway Elementary School is 0.59, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#868 out of 1267 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
14%
7%
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Black
58%
43%
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White
24%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.590.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTangipahoa Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Midway Elementary School is Tangipahoa Alternative Solutions Program (2.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Natalbany Middle School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tickfaw Natalbany Middle School Math: 36% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-8 | 433 students
    0.7 miles
    47370 Morrison Blvd
    Tickfaw, LA 70466
    (985) 345-0854
    0.7 4-8 433
  • Tickfaw Lucille Nesom Memorial Math: 39% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 454 students
    2.1 miles
    Hwy. 442 West
    Tickfaw, LA 70466
    (985) 345-2166
    2.1 PK-8 454
  • Hammond Southeastern La University Lab School Math: 80-84% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-8 | 210 students
    2.4 miles
    1200 North General Pershing
    Hammond, LA 70402
    (985) 549-2185
    2.4 K-8 210
  • Hammond Tangipahoa Alternative Solutions Program Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 83 students
    2.8 miles
    411 Crystal Street
    Hammond, LA 70401
    (985) 542-5634
    2.8 K-12 83
  • Hammond Tangi Academy Charter School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-7 | 329 students
    3.7 miles
    43052 Yokum Road
    Hammond, LA 70403
    (985) 218-0179
    3.7 K-7 329

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