West Ridge Middle School

6977 Cypress St, West Monroe, LA 71291 | (318) 397-8444
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 678
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5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 6977 Cypress Street, West Monroe, LA 71291
  • Principal or Admin: James Aulds
  • Fax: (318) 397-9378
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 678
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 42.1
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 330 (48.7%)
  • Females: 348 (51.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 47 (6.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 146 (21.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 193 (28.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
West Ridge Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For West Ridge Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade25137.0%
7th Grade21431.6%
8th Grade21331.4%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 53%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:47%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 18 Years
  • Average Salary: $42,576
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
West Ridge Middle School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$36,50311%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$43,29090%
Source: LA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Overall Rating: 5

5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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2 reviews for West Ridge Middle School

  • Reviewed by Student on November 09, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Good school I go there and the teachers will always be there to help you. And I play football this year 6,7 undefeted 1st time in west ridge history, 8 th we almost made it but I think that we won even though it was really a loss. All this thanks to coach many and coach crislip and other coaches
  • Reviewed by Student on November 09, 2006
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • West Ridge Middle School was a very the exciting school. most the teachers care about their students. For the most part the teachers would go out of their way to help a student who may be having trouble.

Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that West Ridge Middle School performed on average much better than most other schools across the state on ECC, iLEAP, and LEAP state exams in the following subjects:
  • Algebra I
  • English Language Arts
  • Math
  • Science
  • Social Studies

ECC - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

End of Course - % of students at or above proficiency

Algebra I Test

iLEAP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

English Language Arts Test
Math Test
Science Test
Social Studies Test

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

English Language Arts Test
Math Test
Science Test
Social Studies Test

LEAP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

English Language Arts Test
Math Test
Science Test
Social Studies Test
Source: LA Department of Education 2009-2010

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