Berwick Junior High School

3955 Hwy 182, Berwick, LA 70242 | (985) 384-5665
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 384
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3.5 out of 5 | 3 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 3955 Hwy. 182, Berwick, LA 70342
  • Principal or Admin: Thomas Bourgeois
  • Fax: (985) 384-5663
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: 384
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 24.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 188 (49.0%)
  • Females: 196 (51.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 43 (11.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 145 (37.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 188 (49.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Berwick Junior High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.5%
Black4210.9%
Asian30.8%
Hispanic143.6%
White32384.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Berwick Junior High School
  Number Percent
6th Grade15540.4%
7th Grade11730.5%
8th Grade11229.2%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 75%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:25%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 13 Years
  • Average Salary: $40,745
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Berwick Junior High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$34,69217%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$41,95683%
Source: LA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 3.5

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3 reviews for Berwick Junior High School

  • Reviewed by Student on October 04, 2007
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • BJHS is Awsome! The teachers are nice, give you personal help (if needed, and the principal rocks! The dances are cool, PE is fun, and it's overall fun to attend.
  • Reviewed by Student on September 07, 2007
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • BJHS rocks. The teachers rock (most of them) and help you personally if you need them to. The dances are cool. And PE is fun. The Principal is awesome, and so is the ast. principal.

Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Berwick Junior High 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

SchoolDistrictState
Algebra I Test
2010100.0%79.0%71.0%
2009100.0%72.0%67.0%
 

iLEAP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201082.0%68.0%70.0%
200988.0%62.0%68.0%
 
Math Test
201076.0%67.0%67.0%
200984.0%67.0%70.0%
 
Science Test
201068.0%60.0%63.0%
200985.0%66.0%61.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201071.0%68.0%66.0%
200984.0%66.0%63.0%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201086.0%62.0%68.0%
200983.0%56.0%62.0%
 
Math Test
201089.0%64.0%68.0%
200982.0%61.0%63.0%
 
Science Test
201088.0%62.0%61.0%
200978.0%59.0%59.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201090.0%67.0%67.0%
200989.0%65.0%65.0%
 

LEAP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201090.0%62.0%61.0%
200985.0%65.0%62.0%
 
Math Test
201081.0%61.0%59.0%
200978.0%60.0%59.0%
 
Science Test
201082.0%57.0%53.0%
200982.0%58.0%55.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201087.0%58.0%57.0%
200979.0%60.0%58.0%
 
Source: LA Department of Education 2009-2010

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