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Evergreen Junior High School

Public | 7-9 | 1007 students

 

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Posted July 25, 2006

I have two children going to the seventh grade this year.I am hoping this is a productive school year, both my kids have specific needs and are very excited about Evergreen.
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The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
English Language Arts

The state average for English Language Arts was 69% in 2013.

2013

 
 
70%

2012

 
 
75%

2011

 
 
76%

2010

 
 
74%
Math

The state average for Math was 69% in 2013.

2013

 
 
61%

2012

 
 
73%

2011

 
 
73%

2010

 
 
66%
Science

The state average for Science was 62% in 2013.

2013

 
 
57%

2012

 
 
69%

2011

 
 
64%

2010

 
 
64%
Social Studies

The state average for Social Studies was 67% in 2013.

2013

 
 
58%

2012

 
 
69%

2011

 
 
66%

2010

 
 
68%
Scale: % basic or above

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Louisiana used the integrated Louisiana Educational Assessment Program (iLEAP) to assess students in grades 3, 5, 6, and 7 in math, English language arts, science, and social studies. The iLEAP is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Louisiana.

In preparation for new assessments in 2014-15, Louisiana is including more common core aligned content in LEAP and iLEAP tests in 2012-13 and in 2013-14. The percent of students earning a proficient score is expected to be lower as a result of this change.

Source: Louisiana Department of Education

English Language Arts

The state average for English Language Arts was 64% in 2010.

303 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
69%
Math

The state average for Math was 65% in 2010.

303 students were tested at this school in 2010.

2010

 
 
66%
Scale: % basic or above

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Louisiana used the integrated Louisiana Educational Assessment Program (iLEAP) to assess students in grades 3, 5, 6, and 7 in math, English language arts, science, and social studies. The iLEAP is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Louisiana.

In preparation for new assessments in 2014-15, Louisiana is including more common core aligned content in LEAP and iLEAP tests in 2012-13 and in 2013-14. The percent of students earning a proficient score is expected to be lower as a result of this change.

Source: Louisiana Department of Education

English Language Arts

The state average for English Language Arts was 69% in 2013.

2013

 
 
64%

2012

 
 
64%

2011

 
 
58%

2010

 
 
55%
Math

The state average for Math was 66% in 2013.

2013

 
 
56%

2012

 
 
63%

2011

 
 
53%

2010

 
 
51%
Science

The state average for Science was 64% in 2013.

2013

 
 
59%

2012

 
 
62%

2011

 
 
53%

2010

 
 
47%
Social Studies

The state average for Social Studies was 67% in 2013.

2013

 
 
63%

2012

 
 
64%

2011

 
 
57%

2010

 
 
57%
Scale: % basic or above

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Louisiana used the Louisiana Educational Assessment Program for the 21st Century (LEAP 21) to assess students in grades 4 and 8 in math, English language arts, science and social studies. The LEAP 21 is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Louisiana. The goal is for all students to score at or above basic on the test.

In preparation for new assessments in 2014-15, Louisiana is including more common core aligned content in LEAP and iLEAP tests in 2012-13 and in 2013-14. The percent of students earning a proficient score is expected to be lower as a result of this change.

Source: Louisiana Department of Education

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GreatSchools Ratings for this school are based on 2012-2013 test results. Use the breakdown ratings below to compare types of students at this school. Learn more »


Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 59% 47%
Black 33% 45%
American Indian/Alaska Native 5% 1%
Hispanic 2% 4%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 1%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 61%N/A67%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Teacher resources

Special staff resources available to students Assistant principal(s)
PE instructor(s)
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Arts & music

Music
  • Band
  • Choir / Chorus

Health & athletics

Staff resources available to students
  • PE instructor(s)
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School basics

School Leader's name
  • Margaret Cage
Fax number
  • (985) 868-4395

Resources

Staff resources available to students
  • Assistant principal(s)
  • PE instructor(s)
Transportation options
  • Buses/vans for students only
School facilities
  • Library
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Sports

Boys sports
  • Basketball
  • Football
Girls sports
  • Basketball
  • Volleyball

Arts & music

Music
  • Band
  • Choir / Chorus
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