Wilma C. Montgomery Education Center (Closed 2016)

  • Wilma C. Montgomery Education Center served 35 students in grades 1-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 was lower than the Louisiana state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 59% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.
  • Wilma C. Montgomery Education Center operated within the East Baton Rouge Parish School District.
  • East Baton Rouge Parish School District's 68% graduation rate was lower than the Louisiana state average of 79%.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades 1-12
Total Students35 students
Wilma C. Montgomery Education Center Total Students (2015-2016)
Gender %Wilma C. Montgomery Education Center Gender
Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
Wilma C. Montgomery Education Center Total Teachers (2015-2016)
Students by GradeWilma C. Montgomery Education Center Student By Grade

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Student : Teacher Ratio9:113:1
Wilma C. Montgomery Education Center Student Teacher Ratio (2015-2016)
Asian
2%
2%
Wilma C. Montgomery Education Center Asian Students (2015-2016)
Hispanic
2%
6%
Wilma C. Montgomery Education Center Black Students (2015-2016)
Black
55%
44%
Wilma C. Montgomery Education Center Black Students (2015-2016)
White
41%
45%
Wilma C. Montgomery Education Center White Students (2015-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsWilma C. Montgomery Education Center All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownLA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.530.61
Wilma C. Montgomery Education Center Diversity Score (2015-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
54%
Wilma C. Montgomery Education Center Eligible for Free Lunch (2015-2016)

District Comparison

School District NameEast Baton Rouge Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
88
2
Number of Students Managed46,3331,095
East Baton Rouge Parish School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
64%
District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
70%
District Graduation Rate
68%
79%
District Total Revenue$563 MM$27 MM
District Spending$566 MM$25 MM
District Revenue / Student$13,089$24,719
District Spending / Student$13,165$22,732
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education
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