Tchefuncte Middle School

  • Tchefuncte Middle School serves 851 students in grades 4-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 85% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 90% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

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Tchefuncte Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

  • Tchefuncte Middle School's student population of 851 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2014)
Grades OfferedGrades 4-6
Total Students851 students
Gender %This chart display gender of Tchefuncte Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Tchefuncte Middle School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Tchefuncte Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Tchefuncte Middle School is 0.27, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank#67 out of 1,277 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
63%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
90%
69%
Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
Asian
3%
2%
Hispanic
6%
6%
Black
4%
44%
White
85%
45%
Two or more races
2%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Tchefuncte Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.270.61
Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
60%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. Tammany Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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