1020 Marlbrook
Baton Rouge, LA 70815
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Sherwood Middle Academic Academy serves 767 students in grades 6-8.
Sherwood Middle Academic Academy placed in the top 5% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 97% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 98% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher 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 55% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Sherwood Middle Academic Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

Sherwood Middle Academic Academy's student population of 767 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has declined by 45% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
767 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
43 teachers
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School Rankings

Sherwood Middle Academic Academy is ranked within the top 5% 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 Sherwood Middle Academic Academy is 0.70, which is more 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
This School
State Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#18 out of 1267 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
97%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
98%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
17%
2%
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Hispanic
9%
7%
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Black
44%
43%
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White
28%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
12%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 767 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 72%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in LA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 97% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 98% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.70 (Top 5%)

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