N. P. Moss Middle School (Closed 2012)

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  • N. P. Moss Middle School served 328 students in grades 4-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 35% (which was lower than the Louisiana state average of 66%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 35% (which was lower than the Louisiana state average of 67%) for the 2010-11 school year.
  • N. P. Moss Middle 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 2010-11 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 was lower than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 91% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

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N. P. Moss Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 4-8
Total Students328 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank (10-11)#1252 out of 1342 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
66%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of N. P. Moss Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
67%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of N. P. Moss Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
1%
6%
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Black
90%
44%
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White
9%
45%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in N. P. Moss Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.180.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in N. P. Moss Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLafayette Parish School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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