Midway Elementary School

  • Midway Elementary School serves 454 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55-59% (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 50-54% (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 72% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Midway Elementary School's student population of 454 students has declined by 36% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students454 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Midway Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Midway Elementary School is 0.63, which is more 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--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
63%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
69%
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
14%
6%
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Black
52%
44%
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White
28%
45%
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Two or more races
6%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Midway Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.630.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
60%
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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: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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