Herndon Magnet School

11845 Gamm Rd, Belcher, LA 71004 | (318) 221-7676
  • Grades: KG-8
  • Student Enrollment: 746
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 11845 Gamm Road, Belcher, LA 71004
  • Principal or Admin: Alice L Knecht
  • Fax: (318) 296-4554
School Operational Details
  • Magnet School
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 746
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 46.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 345 (46.2%)
  • Females: 401 (53.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 36 (4.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 191 (25.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 227 (30.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Herndon Magnet School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.3%
Black11715.7%
Asian91.2%
Hispanic121.6%
White60681.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Herndon Magnet School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten668.8%
1st Grade7710.3%
2nd Grade618.2%
3rd Grade7910.6%
4th Grade7510.1%
5th Grade8511.4%
6th Grade10714.3%
7th Grade10213.7%
8th Grade9412.6%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 65%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:35%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 16 Years
  • Average Salary: $44,493
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Herndon Magnet School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$35,83213%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$45,73088%
Source: LA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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