S. J. Welsh Middle School

7/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
17
Grades
6-8
Students
1,193
Type
Public
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Academics
7/10
Test scores
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A promising sign:

Test scores at this school are above the state average. Because test scores in some states are so low, some students at this school may still not be performing at grade level


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Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


Integrated Louisiana Educational Assessment Program (iLEAP)
Science
73%
State avg: 65%
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Social Studies
83%
State avg: 68%
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Louisiana Educational Assessment Program
Science
66%
State avg: 57%
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Student progress
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Equity
Environment
Students
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White
54%
Black
38%
Asian
4%
Hispanic
2%
Two or more races
1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
15 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Students per counselor
408 :1
State avg: 447 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
9%
State avg: 13%
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Neighborhood
1500 West McNeese Street
Lake Charles, LA 70605
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Last modified: June 2, 2017
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