Central Middle School

Serves grades 6 - 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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
14101 Roddy Road
Gonzales, LA 70737
Phone
(225) 391-6400
District
ASCENSION PARISH
County
ASCENSION PARISH
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
691
Classroom Teachers
37

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Louisiana

8

(10 is best)

Better than 70.1% of LA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

Central Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
46%
35%
56%
39%
35%
31%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 7

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
50%
37%
63%
47%
37%
28%
50%
37%
63%
47%
37%
28%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

80 60 40 20 0
50%
38%
67%
48%
33%
28%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

25 20 15 10 5 0
19
17
18
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 259 37.5%
Grade 7 222 32.1%
Grade 8 210 30.4%
Total 691 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 57.4% 57.7% 45.7%
Black 27.0% 31.7% 44.2%
Hispanic 13.7% 8.9% 7.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.9% 1.4% 1.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.0% 0.4% 0.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 54.4% 41.3% 53.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 46.7% 37.2% 51.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.7% 4.1% 2.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 121,176 4,648,794
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 400.1 106
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.2% 6.6%
5-19 YEARS OLD 22.5% 19.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 34.1% 33.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.2% 25.2%
65 OR OLDER 11.1% 15.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 42,649 1,739,497
Single Parent Households With Children 12.9% 13.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 88.4% 85.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 26.8% 24.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 16.7% 9.7%
$100,000 - $149,999 20.2% 12.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.0% 11.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.6% 16.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 12.6% 17.5%
$15,000 - $29,999 10.4% 17.4%
$15,000 or less 10.5% 15.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,227 $158,574,834 48.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $635 $13,933,170 4.2%
Staff $636 $13,955,112 4.2%
General Administration $222 $4,871,124 1.5%
School Administration $694 $15,227,748 4.6%
Operation $1,256 $27,559,152 8.3%
Transportation $583 $12,792,186 3.9%
Other $386 $8,469,612 2.6%
Total Support $4,412 $96,808,104 29.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,409 $74,800,278 22.7%
Total Expenditures $15,048 $330,183,216 100.0%
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%