Riser Middle School

  • Riser Middle School serves 501 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the LA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the state average of 55%.
  • Riser Middle School operates within the Ouachita Parish School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 501 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 501 students
Riser Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Riser Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Riser Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Riser Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.55 is more than the state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 16:1
Riser Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Hispanic
5%
6%
Riser Middle School Black Students (1996-2015)
Black
50%
44%
Riser Middle School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
45%
45%
Riser Middle School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Riser Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Riser Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown LA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.55 0.35
Riser Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
82%
58%
Riser Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1996-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
6%
Riser Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

  • Ouachita Parish School District's student population of 19,943 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,064 in this district is less than the state average of $15,711. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,543 is less than the state average of $15,475. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Ouachita Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
35
4
Number of Students Managed 19,943 1,685
Ouachita Parish School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $220 MM $27 MM
Ouachita Parish School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $210 MM $26 MM
Ouachita Parish School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,064 $15,711
Ouachita Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,543 $15,475
Ouachita Parish School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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