School Details

Houma Junior High School

315 Saint Charles Street, Houma, LA 70360
(985) 872-1511
6

(out of 10)

Public Grades 7-9 1019 students 15 students/teacher (LA avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

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63%
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67%

Integrated Louisiana Educational Assessment Program (iLEAP)

In 2011-2012 Louisiana used the integrated Louisiana Educational Assessment Program (iLEAP) to assess students in grades 3, 5, 6, and 7 in math and 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. The goal is for all students to score at or above basic on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Terrebonne Parish average
  • Louisiana state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

69%
68%
69%
63%
62%
66%
59%
63%
64%
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67%

Louisiana Educational Assessment Program for the 21st Century (LEAP 21)

In 2011-2012 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.
  • This school in 2013
  • Terrebonne Parish average
  • Louisiana state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Houma Junior High School is a public middle school in Houma. The principal of Houma Junior High School is Darrell Dillard and can be contacted at darrelldillard@tpsd.org. 1,019 children attend Houma Junior High School and identify as White, non-Hispanic; Native American or Native Alaskan; and Black, non-Hispanic. 59% of the 1,019 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Houma Junior High School is 15:1. Maria Immacolata Catholic School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Ceramics sculpture
  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Dance
  • Drawing painting
  • Orchestra
  • Photography
  • Theater drama
  • Video film production

Languages Taught

  • French
  • Latin
  • Spanish

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Cross country
  • Fencing
  • Football
  • Gymnastics
  • Lacrosse
  • P.E. classes
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Track
  • Volleyball

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 58% 58%
Native American or Native Alaskan 4% 9%
Black, non-Hispanic 35% 29%
Hispanic 2% 3%
Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 1%
Asian 0.9% %
Multiracial 0.3% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 59% 60%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (6 years ago)

    This school has so much spirit! The last peprally was the most spirit-filled pep-rally i've ever seen! The kids are top of the line! I love this school! The teachers are awsome! Thank for giving hjh!

  • (9 years ago)

    This is a very active school. They have very nice extracurricular activities including Cheerleading Football Student Council Honors Society Band etc.. This is an excellent school to send any child to.

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