Red River Junior High School

931 East Carroll
Coushatta, LA 71019
(School attendance zone shown in map)
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 257 students in grades 6-8, Red River Junior High 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 13% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 32%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 23% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 42%).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 57% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 257 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 72%
  • : Bottom 50% in LA
  • : 13% (Btm 50%)
  • : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • : 14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Red River Junior High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

Red River Junior High School's student population of 257 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
257 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
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School Rankings

Red River Junior High 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 Red River Junior High School is 0.50, 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)
#1016 out of 1251 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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13%
32%
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23%
42%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Red River Junior High 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 2021-22 school year data.
14%
27%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Red River Junior High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
2%
9%
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Black
65%
42%
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White
28%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Louisiana.
0.50
This chart displays the diversity score of Red River Junior High School and the public school average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
6%
7%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Red River Junior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Red River Junior High School's ranking?
Red River Junior High School is ranked #1016 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?
13% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% LA state average), while 23% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% LA state average).
How many students attend Red River Junior High School?
257 students attend Red River Junior High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
65% of Red River Junior High School students are Black, 28% of students are White, 4% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Red River Junior High School?
Red River Junior High School has a student ration of 14:1, which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 17:1.
What grades does Red River Junior High School offer ?
Red River Junior High School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Red River Junior High School part of?
Red River Junior High School is part of Red River Parish School District.

School Reviews

5   7/20/2022
I go to this school I love it all the teachers are fun and help us to be smart. New students can make friends real fast. The people who work at the school care about learning and how we act. So come to our school and see for yourself how amazing it is here we hope to see you there.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Sadie
5   6/30/2018
I would recommend this school to any parent that wants the best for there child.
- Posted by Parent - Shunquanette Banks
5   5/1/2012
Great faculty and staff. My child loves going to this school. The school has many extracurricular activities that interest my child. Teachers teach what my child need in order to be successful in the classroom. I feel that my child will be ready for high school.
- Posted by Parent - ajone

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 257 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 72%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 13% (Btm 50%)
  • : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • : 14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

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