Oakdale Middle School

124 South 13th Street
Oakdale, LA 71463
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Oakdale Middle School serves 350 students in grades 5-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 71% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Oakdale 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 top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Oakdale Middle School's student population of 350 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students350 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

Oakdale Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,277 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Oakdale Middle School is 0.48, 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
#681 out of 1277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
2%
7%
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Black
30%
43%
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White
66%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.480.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
11%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAllen Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Oakdale Middle School is Oakdale High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Elizabeth High School (8.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Oakdale Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Oakdale Oakdale High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 288 students
    0.0 miles
    101 North 13th Street
    Oakdale, LA 71463
    (318) 335-2338
    0.0 9-12 288
  • Oakdale Oakdale Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 622 students
    1.3 miles
    1515 Highway 1153
    Oakdale, LA 71463
    (318) 335-0690
    1.3 PK-4 622
  • Elizabeth Elizabeth High School
    Grades: PK-12 | 412 students
    8.7 miles
    440 Live Oak Street
    Elizabeth, LA 70638
    (318) 634-5341
    8.7 PK-12 412
  • Glenmora Plainview High School
    Grades: PK-12 | 301 students
    10.5 miles
    10935 Highway 112
    Glenmora, LA 71433
    (318) 634-5944
    10.5 PK-12 301
  • Glenmora Glenmora High School
    Grades: PK-12 | 674 students
    11.4 miles
    1414 7th Street
    Glenmora, LA 71433
    (318) 748-8145
    11.4 PK-12 674

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