Belle Chasse Middle School

Serves grades 4 - 8

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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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
13476 Highway 23
Belle Chasse, LA 70037
Phone
(504) 656-2315
District
PLAQUEMINES PARISH
County
PLAQUEMINES PARISH
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
783
Classroom Teachers
50

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Louisiana

9

(10 is best)

Better than 80.6% of LA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

Belle Chasse Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 58 37
Proficiency in Reading 62 42
Proficiency in Math 53 33

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 49 32
Proficiency in Reading 51 35
Proficiency in Math 46 28

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 47 33
Proficiency in Reading 58 41
Proficiency in Math 35 25

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 54 35
Proficiency in Reading 54 44
Proficiency in Math 54.0 26

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 15.56
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.99
AVG FOR STATE 12.29
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 4 0 0.0%
Grade 5 173 22.1%
Grade 6 205 26.2%
Grade 7 199 25.4%
Grade 8 206 26.3%
Total 783 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 68.8% 57.9% 46.5%
Black 19.3% 29.6% 45.2%
Hispanic 7.9% 5.1% 6.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.4% 5.8% 1.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 1.7% 0.7%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 59.4% 68.5% 58.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 47.4% 59.2% 53.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 12.0% 9.3% 4.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 23,584 4,684,333
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 22.7 107
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.2% 6.7%
5-19 YEARS OLD 22.0% 19.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 31.9% 33.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.9% 25.6%
65 OR OLDER 12.0% 14.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 8,644 1,737,645
Single Parent Households With Children 15.9% 13.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 80.4% 84.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 15.8% 23.4%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 9.6% 8.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 11.4% 12.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.9% 10.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.3% 16.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 19.0% 18.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 15.3% 17.8%
$15,000 or less 15.5% 16.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,381 $33,984,955 34.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,019 $4,132,045 4.1%
Staff $953 $3,864,415 3.9%
General Administration $554 $2,246,470 2.2%
School Administration $657 $2,664,135 2.7%
Operation $2,493 $10,109,115 10.1%
Transportation $878 $3,560,290 3.6%
Other $862 $3,495,410 3.5%
Total Support $7,417 $30,075,935 30.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $8,876 $35,992,180 36.0%
Total Expenditures $24,674 $100,053,070 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,677 $4,079,808,335 50.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $608 $436,633,274 5.4%
Staff $529 $380,146,003 4.7%
General Administration $257 $184,383,928 2.3%
School Administration $593 $426,436,110 5.3%
Operation $963 $692,405,190 8.6%
Transportation $589 $423,181,276 5.2%
Other $292 $210,096,952 2.6%
Total Support $3,831 $2,753,309,846 34.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,752 $1,258,922,606 15.6%
Total Expenditures $11,259 $8,091,964,672 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%

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