W. W. Lewis Middle School

1752 Cypress
Sulphur, LA 70663
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
W. W. Lewis Middle School serves 878 students in grades 6-8.
W. W. Lewis Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 78% (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 83% (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 18% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

School Overview

W. W. Lewis Middle School's student population of 878 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students878 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Rankings

W. W. Lewis Middle School is ranked within the top 30% 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 W. W. Lewis Middle School is 0.32, 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
#295 out of 1267 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
7%
7%
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Black
8%
43%
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White
82%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.320.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCalcasieu Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to W. W. Lewis Middle School is Sulphur High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Jake Drost School For Exceptional Children (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Richard W. Vincent Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sulphur Richard W. Vincent Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 365 students
    0.4 miles
    1634 Beglis Parkway
    Sulphur, LA 70663
    (337) 217-4690
    0.4 PK-5 365
  • Sulphur E. K. Key Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 469 students
    0.8 miles
    1201 E Burton Street
    Sulphur, LA 70663
    (337) 217-4660
    0.8 PK-5 469
  • Sulphur Sulphur High School Math: 80% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,025 students
    0.9 miles
    100 Sycamore Street
    Sulphur, LA 70663
    (337) 217-4430
    0.9 9-12 2,025
  • Sulphur Frasch Elementary School Math: 90% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 621 students
    1.1 miles
    540 S Huntington
    Sulphur, LA 70663
    (337) 217-4550
    1.1 PK-5 621
  • Sulphur W. T. Henning Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 414 students
    1.1 miles
    774 Henning Drive
    Sulphur, LA 70663
    (337) 217-4840
    1.1 PK-5 414

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