Vidalia Junior High School

Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Vidalia Junior High School serves 340 students in grades 6-8.
Vidalia Junior High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 54% (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 71% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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School Overview

Vidalia Junior High School's student population of 340 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2009)
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students340 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Rankings

Vidalia Junior High 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 Vidalia Junior High School is 0.50, 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
#774 out of 1267 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
7%
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Black
31%
43%
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White
64%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.500.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameConcordia Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Vidalia Junior High School is Vidalia High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Vidalia Lower Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Vidalia Vidalia Lower Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 450 students
    0.7 miles
    300 Stampley Street
    Vidalia, LA 71373
    (318) 336-6220
    0.7 PK-2 450
  • Vidalia Vidalia Upper Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 386 students
    0.8 miles
    1 Concordia Avenue
    Vidalia, LA 71373
    (318) 336-6224
    0.8 3-5 386
  • Vidalia Vidalia High School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 8-12 | 412 students
    1.5 miles
    2201 Murray Drive
    Vidalia, LA 71373
    (318) 336-6231
    1.5 8-12 412
  • Natchez Susie B West Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 421 students
    2.5 miles
    161 Lewis Drive
    Natchez, MS 39120
    (601) 445-2891
    2.5 K-5 421
  • Natchez Joseph L Frazier Elementary School Math: 19% | Reading: 15%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 522 students
    3.3 miles
    1445 George F. West Boulevard
    Natchez, MS 39120
    (601) 445-2885
    3.3 K-5 522

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