Southeast Middle School

  • Southeast Middle School serves 705 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 47% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 59% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Southeast 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

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School Overview

  • Southeast Middle School's student population of 705 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has declined by 27% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students705 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Southeast Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,277 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Southeast Middle School is 0.52, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank#969 out of 1277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
64%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Southeast 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
6%
2%
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Hispanic
16%
7%
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Black
67%
43%
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White
10%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Southeast Middle School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Southeast Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.520.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
5%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Southeast 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 NameEast Baton Rouge Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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