Delta Jr. High School

Serves grades KG - 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
7661 Mer Rouge/Collinston Road
Mer Rouge, LA 71261
Phone
(318) 647-3443
District
MOREHOUSE PARISH
County
MOREHOUSE PARISH
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
342
Classroom Teachers
23

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Louisiana

1

(10 is best)

Better than 8.3% of LA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

1

(10 is best)

Delta Jr. High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 8 45
Proficiency in Reading 4 47
Proficiency in Math 11 44

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 18 42
Proficiency in Reading 18 45
Proficiency in Math 18 40

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 12 38
Proficiency in Reading 15 44
Proficiency in Math 8 31

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 8 32
Proficiency in Reading 8 35
Proficiency in Math 8 28

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 20 35
Proficiency in Reading 29 44
Proficiency in Math 11 26

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 14 37
Proficiency in Reading 19 46
Proficiency in Math 9.0 28

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.60
AVG FOR DISTRICT 16.96
AVG FOR STATE 14.80
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 29 8.5%
Grade 1 26 7.6%
Grade 2 35 10.2%
Grade 3 40 11.7%
Grade 4 37 10.8%
Grade 5 42 12.3%
Grade 6 40 11.7%
Grade 7 49 14.3%
Grade 8 44 12.9%
Total 342 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 17.6% 32.2% 46.4%
Black 79.8% 66.3% 44.7%
Hispanic 1.2% 0.8% 6.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.5% 0.3% 1.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.3% 0.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 100.0% 100.0% 62.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 100.0% 100.0% 59.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 3.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 26,290 4,684,333
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 32.6 107
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.2% 6.7%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.9% 19.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 29.0% 33.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.6% 25.6%
65 OR OLDER 17.2% 14.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 10,077 1,737,645
Single Parent Households With Children 13.3% 13.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 80.3% 84.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 13.9% 23.4%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 3.1% 8.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 5.6% 12.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 7.6% 10.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.6% 16.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.8% 18.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 22.7% 17.8%
$15,000 or less 24.6% 16.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,677 $28,123,524 53.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $590 $2,485,080 4.8%
Staff $735 $3,095,820 5.9%
General Administration $325 $1,368,900 2.6%
School Administration $514 $2,164,968 4.1%
Operation $919 $3,870,828 7.4%
Transportation $799 $3,365,388 6.4%
Other $439 $1,849,068 3.5%
Total Support $4,322 $18,204,264 34.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,402 $5,905,224 11.3%
Total Expenditures $12,401 $52,233,012 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,935 $4,245,703,519 49.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $641 $458,566,866 5.4%
Staff $544 $389,085,668 4.6%
General Administration $312 $222,852,071 2.6%
School Administration $649 $464,515,222 5.4%
Operation $990 $708,073,570 8.3%
Transportation $594 $424,771,582 5.0%
Other $303 $216,868,838 2.5%
Total Support $4,032 $2,884,686,761 33.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,958 $1,400,912,764 16.4%
Total Expenditures $11,926 $8,531,367,597 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%