Oakdale Middle School

124 South 13th Street
Oakdale, LA 71463
(School attendance zone shown in map)
3/
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Bottom 50%
Serving 338 students in grades 5-8, Oakdale Middle School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 32%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 33% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 42%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 57% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Enrollment: 338 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 42%
  • : Bottom 50% in LA
  • : 11% (Btm 50%)
  • : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • : 14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Oakdale Middle School's student population of 338 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
Total Students
338 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

Oakdale Middle School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,251 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Oakdale Middle School is 0.57, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (LA)
#922 out of 1251 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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11%
32%
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33%
42%
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14%
27%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
2%
9%
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Black
31%
42%
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White
58%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.57
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
1%
2%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Oakdale Middle School's ranking?
Oakdale Middle School is ranked #922 out of 1,251 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Louisiana.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
11% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% LA state average), while 33% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% LA state average).
How many students attend Oakdale Middle School?
338 students attend Oakdale Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
58% of Oakdale Middle School students are White, 31% of students are Black, 7% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Oakdale Middle School?
Oakdale Middle School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 17:1.
What grades does Oakdale Middle School offer ?
Oakdale Middle School offers enrollment in grades 5-8
What school district is Oakdale Middle School part of?
Oakdale Middle School is part of Allen Parish School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Enrollment: 338 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 42%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 11% (Btm 50%)
  • : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • : 14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

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