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Ray D. Molo Middle Magnet 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 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
2300 Medora
Lake Charles, LA 70601
Phone
(318) 217-4710
District
CALCASIEU PARISH
County
CALCASIEU PARISH
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
339
Classroom Teachers
29

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Louisiana

1

(10 is best)

Better than 8.6% of LA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

1

(10 is best)

Ray D. Molo Middle Magnet School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

80 60 40 20 0
40%
65%
47%
68%
32%
63%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 7

80 60 40 20 0
42%
67%
52%
72%
32%
62%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

80 60 40 20 0
42%
66%
57%
73%
27%
59%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

20 15 10 5 0
12
15
18
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 120 35.4%
Grade 7 107 31.6%
Grade 8 112 33.0%
Total 339 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 1.2% 58.9% 45.1%
Black 93.1% 32.0% 43.5%
Hispanic 4.8% 6.9% 9.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.3% 1.8% 1.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 0.4% 0.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 98.2% 68.4% 55.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 98.2% 65.5% 53.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 2.9% 1.9%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 202,858 4,657,757
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 185.4 106
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.2% 6.5%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.0% 19.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.5% 33.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 24.5% 25.0%
65 OR OLDER 14.7% 15.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 78,427 1,751,956
Single Parent Households With Children 12.5% 13.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 87.4% 85.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 21.9% 24.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 10.6% 10.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 13.1% 13.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.8% 11.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.5% 16.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 18.3% 17.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 16.9% 17.6%
$15,000 or less 11.9% 14.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,095 $226,344,690 50.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $869 $27,722,838 6.2%
Staff $873 $27,850,446 6.2%
General Administration $156 $4,976,712 1.1%
School Administration $731 $23,320,362 5.2%
Operation $1,351 $43,099,602 9.7%
Transportation $556 $17,737,512 4.0%
Other $286 $9,123,972 2.0%
Total Support $4,822 $153,831,444 34.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,082 $66,419,964 14.9%
Total Expenditures $13,999 $446,596,098 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,667 $4,608,967,997 48.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $759 $524,795,276 5.5%
Staff $635 $438,803,677 4.6%
General Administration $320 $221,174,923 2.3%
School Administration $780 $538,906,150 5.6%
Operation $1,159 $801,218,905 8.4%
Transportation $691 $477,532,273 5.0%
Other $335 $231,472,265 2.4%
Total Support $4,678 $3,233,960,598 33.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,506 $1,732,197,037 18.1%
Total Expenditures $13,851 $9,575,232,127 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,549 $372,153,103,143 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $792 $39,020,154,935 5.2%
Staff $618 $30,487,652,661 4.1%
General Administration $258 $12,720,931,842 1.7%
School Administration $730 $35,978,592,512 4.8%
Operation $1,169 $57,607,988,317 7.7%
Transportation $527 $26,002,463,553 3.5%
Other $459 $22,633,739,814 3.0%
Total Support $4,553 $224,451,138,461 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,074 $151,519,765,183 20.3%
Total Expenditures $15,176 $748,124,887,521 100.0%