Poland Junior High School

  • Poland Junior High School serves 391 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 68% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 77% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Poland Junior High School's student population of 391 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students391 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Poland Junior High School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Poland Junior High School is 0.45, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank#313 out of 1,277 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
69%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
4%
6%
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Black
27%
44%
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White
69%
45%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Poland Junior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.450.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRapides Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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