School Details

Westbank Community School

2590 Barataria Boulevard, Marrero, LA 70072
(504) 371-4651
1

(out of 10)

Public Grades 6-8 86 students 16 students/teacher (LA avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

11%
62%
69%
25%
64%
69%
19%
61%
62%
14%
60%
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
  • Jefferson Parish School District average
  • Louisiana state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

19%
66%
69%
10%
64%
66%
11%
60%
64%
16%
66%
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
  • Jefferson Parish School District average
  • Louisiana state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Westbank Community School is a public middle school in Marrero. The principal of Westbank Community School is Davon Hayes, whose e-mail is Preston.Gassery@jppss.k12.la.us. 86 students go to Westbank Community School and identify as Black, non-Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Native American or Native Alaskan. 97% of the 86 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Westbank Community School is 16:1. Harry S. Truman Middle School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Drawing painting

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 85% 46%
White, non-Hispanic 12% 30%
Native American or Native Alaskan 1% 1%
Multiracial 1% 2%
Hispanic 1% 17%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 5%
Asian 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 97% 77%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (5 years ago)

    Genuinely care for students and faculty. Never a complaint or feeling of disgruntalness from students or other wise. Teachers and other staff seem to be into the job for more than just a pay check.

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  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
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