Riser Middle School

  • Riser Middle School serves 447 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 48% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 56% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Riser Middle School's student population of 447 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students447 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Riser Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Riser Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Riser Middle School is 0.56, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. 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#907 out of 1,277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Riser Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Riser Middle 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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Hispanic
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Riser Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
56%
44%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Riser Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
35%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Riser Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Riser Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.560.36
This chart display the diversity score of Riser Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
60%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Riser Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Riser Middle 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.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOuachita Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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