Morehouse Junior High School

Serves grades KG - 7

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1001 West Madison Avenue
Bastrop, LA 71220
Phone
(318) 281-0776
District
MOREHOUSE PARISH
County
MOREHOUSE PARISH
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
409
Classroom Teachers
23

* According to NeighborhoodScout’s research of school performance, Morehouse Junior High School ranks as one of the bottom 100 worst public schools in America.

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Louisiana

1

(10 is best)

Better than 0.8% of LA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

1

(10 is best)

Morehouse Junior High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 3 39
Proficiency in Reading 4 42
Proficiency in Math 2 36

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 3 35
Proficiency in Reading 4 39
Proficiency in Math 2 31

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 17.56
AVG FOR DISTRICT 16.86
AVG FOR STATE 18.27
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 0 0.0%
Grade 1 0 0.0%
Grade 2 0 0.0%
Grade 3 0 0.0%
Grade 4 0 0.0%
Grade 5 138 33.7%
Grade 6 137 33.5%
Grade 7 134 32.8%
Total 409 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 7.9% 33.0% 45.7%
Black 91.9% 65.9% 44.2%
Hispanic 0.0% 0.8% 7.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.2% 1.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.2% 0.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 76.5% 64.3% 53.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 76.5% 64.3% 51.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 2.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 25,992 4,659,978
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 32.3 106
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.7% 6.6%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.7% 19.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 29.5% 33.8%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.4% 25.4%
65 OR OLDER 17.7% 14.5%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 9,758 1,736,021
Single Parent Households With Children 13.0% 13.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 79.7% 84.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 23.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 3.1% 9.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 6.8% 12.3%
$75,000 - $99,999 8.2% 10.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.6% 16.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.1% 18.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 21.6% 17.8%
$15,000 or less 24.5% 15.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,681 $27,251,799 53.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $573 $2,337,267 4.6%
Staff $636 $2,594,244 5.1%
General Administration $316 $1,288,964 2.5%
School Administration $628 $2,561,612 5.1%
Operation $1,085 $4,425,715 8.7%
Transportation $762 $3,108,198 6.1%
Other $487 $1,986,473 3.9%
Total Support $4,488 $18,306,552 36.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,245 $5,078,355 10.0%
Total Expenditures $12,414 $50,636,706 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,245 $4,441,436,143 48.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $689 $490,104,955 5.4%
Staff $567 $403,531,713 4.4%
General Administration $292 $207,519,346 2.3%
School Administration $725 $515,276,259 5.6%
Operation $1,141 $811,216,371 8.9%
Transportation $646 $459,627,053 5.0%
Other $333 $237,029,021 2.6%
Total Support $4,393 $3,124,137,727 34.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,196 $1,561,988,621 17.1%
Total Expenditures $12,835 $9,127,585,415 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%