Riser Middle School

100 Price Drive
West Monroe, LA 71292
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Riser Middle School serves 417 students in grades 6-8.
Riser Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Riser Middle School's student population of 417 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has declined by 19% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
417 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
38 teachers
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School Rankings

Riser Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,267 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Riser Middle School is 0.57, 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 Data
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State Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#898 out of 1267 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
7%
7%
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Black
56%
43%
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White
34%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.57
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Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
6%
7%
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.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 417 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 66%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in LA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 62% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.57 (Top 30%)

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