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Bayou Blue Middle School

Public | 4-8 | 479 students

 
 

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5 stars


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Posted September 29, 2010

i have a daughter and son that goes to bblms and they have excellent teachers and staff here....
—Submitted by a parent


Posted August 13, 2008

I have to agree with the previous comment; Bayou Blue Middle is a great school. I have 1 daughter who attens BBLMS and next year will have my son also. Looking forward to them enjoying there middle years at BBLMS!
—Submitted by a parent


Posted November 29, 2007

I have 2 daughters that go to this school and the kids like it, the staff is friendly and the well being of the child comes first.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted November 28, 2007

I enjoy teaching at BBLMS. We have an excellent faculty and staff, with a small school feel and big school ideas.
—Submitted by a teacher


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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 77% in 2013.

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The state average for Math was 71% in 2013.

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Science

The state average for Science was 67% in 2013.

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Social Studies

The state average for Social Studies was 70% in 2013.

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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

English Language Arts

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

2013

 
 
68%

2012

 
 
63%

2011

 
 
59%

2010

 
 
57%
Math

The state average for Math was 66% in 2013.

2013

 
 
79%

2012

 
 
58%

2011

 
 
58%

2010

 
 
48%
Science

The state average for Science was 64% in 2013.

2013

 
 
64%

2012

 
 
50%

2011

 
 
58%

2010

 
 
45%
Social Studies

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

2013

 
 
69%

2012

 
 
52%

2011

 
 
56%

2010

 
 
51%
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

English Language Arts

The state average for English Language Arts was 72% in 2013.

2013

 
 
77%

2012

 
 
54%

2011

 
 
47%

2010

 
 
n/a
Math

The state average for Math was 72% in 2013.

2013

 
 
70%

2012

 
 
62%

2011

 
 
55%

2010

 
 
n/a
Science

The state average for Science was 66% in 2013.

2013

 
 
67%

2012

 
 
67%

2011

 
 
59%

2010

 
 
n/a
Social Studies

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

2013

 
 
58%

2012

 
 
66%

2011

 
 
57%

2010

 
 
n/a
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 70% in 2013.

2013

 
 
66%

2012

 
 
56%

2011

 
 
55%

2010

 
 
63%
Math

The state average for Math was 69% in 2013.

2013

 
 
78%

2012

 
 
79%

2011

 
 
67%

2010

 
 
54%
Science

The state average for Science was 65% in 2013.

2013

 
 
63%

2012

 
 
55%

2011

 
 
60%

2010

 
 
60%
Social Studies

The state average for Social Studies was 68% in 2013.

2013

 
 
63%

2012

 
 
62%

2011

 
 
56%

2010

 
 
59%
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

 
 
56%

2012

 
 
55%

2011

 
 
56%

2010

 
 
54%
Math

The state average for Math was 69% in 2013.

2013

 
 
82%

2012

 
 
81%

2011

 
 
64%

2010

 
 
67%
Science

The state average for Science was 62% in 2013.

2013

 
 
74%

2012

 
 
57%

2011

 
 
49%

2010

 
 
63%
Social Studies

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

2013

 
 
63%

2012

 
 
57%

2011

 
 
50%

2010

 
 
57%
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

Breaking down the GreatSchools Rating

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 78% 49%
American Indian/Alaska Native 7% 1%
Two or more races 6% 1%
Black 5% 45%
Hispanic 3% 3%
Asian 0% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: NCES, 2010-2011

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 62%N/A66%
Source: NCES, 2010-2011

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Houma, LA 70364
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