900 Horridge Street
Vinton, LA 70668
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Vinton Middle School serves 231 students in grades 6-8.
Vinton Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 72% (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 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 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Vinton Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

Vinton Middle School's student population of 231 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 27% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
231 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
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School Rankings

Vinton Middle School is ranked within the top 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 Vinton Middle School is 0.46, 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
This School
State Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#552 out of 1267 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
8%
7%
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Black
18%
43%
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White
71%
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
0.46
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
1%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 231 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 29%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in LA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 72% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 71% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.46 (Top 30%)

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