Raceland Middle School

  • Raceland Middle School serves 325 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 62% (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 84% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Raceland Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the Louisiana state average of 56%.

Top Placements

Raceland Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

  • Raceland Middle School's student population of 325 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 34% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students325 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Raceland Middle School is ranked within the top 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Raceland Middle School is 0.60, 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 School Rank#454 out of 1277 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
4%
7%
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Black
46%
44%
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White
44%
44%
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Two or more races
6%
2%
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Diversity Score0.600.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLafourche Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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