Morris Jeff Community School

  • Morris Jeff Community School serves 614 students in grades Prekindergarten-7.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 67% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 75% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Morris Jeff Community School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Morris Jeff Community School's student population of 614 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-7
Total Students614 students
Gender %This chart display gender of Morris Jeff Community School
Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Morris Jeff Community School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Morris Jeff Community School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,277 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Morris Jeff Community School is 0.61, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank#505 out of 1,277 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
64%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
70%
Student : Teacher Ratio17:113:1
Hispanic
10%
6%
Black
52%
44%
White
34%
45%
Two or more races
4%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Morris Jeff Community School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.610.61
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMorris Jeff Community School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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