Moss Bluff Middle School

1104 Recreation Blvd
Lake Charles, LA 70611
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Moss Bluff Middle School serves 932 students in grades 6-8.
Moss Bluff Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 78% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 84% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Moss Bluff Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

Moss Bluff Middle School's student population of 932 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students932 students
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Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Rankings

Moss Bluff Middle School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Moss Bluff Middle School is 0.33, 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
#286 out of 1267 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
7%
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Black
11%
43%
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White
81%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.330.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCalcasieu Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Moss Bluff Middle School is Sam Houston High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ray D. Molo Middle Magnet School (3.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Moss Bluff Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lake Charles Sam Houston High School Math: 85% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,244 student
    0.6 miles
    880 S H Jones Parkway
    Lake Charles, LA 70611
    (337) 217-4480
    0.6 9-12 1,244
  • Lake Charles Moss Bluff Elementary School Math: 85% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 976 students
    1.2 miles
    215 School Street
    Lake Charles, LA 70611
    (337) 217-4640
    1.2 PK-5 976
  • Lake Charles Combre-fondel Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 174 students
    3.3 miles
    2115 Fitzenrieter Rd.
    Lake Charles, LA 70601
    (337) 217-4890
    3.3 3-5 174
  • Lake Charles Ray D. Molo Middle Magnet School Math: 30% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 435 students
    3.9 miles
    2300 Medora
    Lake Charles, LA 70601
    (318) 217-4710
    3.9 6-8 435
  • Westlake Westlake High School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 534 students
    3.9 miles
    1000 Garden Drive
    Westlake, LA 70669
    (337) 217-4950
    3.9 9-12 534

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