S. J. Welsh Middle School

1500 West Mcneese, Lake Charles, LA 70605 | (337) 477-6611
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 1,327
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1500 W Mcneese, Lake Charles, LA 70605
  • Principal or Admin: Marion L Sarver
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,327
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 88.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 643 (48.5%)
  • Females: 684 (51.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 103 (7.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 544 (41.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 647 (48.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
S. J. Welsh Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For S. J. Welsh Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade45634.4%
7th Grade44933.8%
8th Grade42231.8%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 71%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:29%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 14 Years
  • Average Salary: $41,599
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
S. J. Welsh Middle School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$36,69621%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$42,92279%
Source: LA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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