Hammond Junior High School

111 Jw Davis Dr, Hammond, LA 70401 | (985) 345-2654
  • Grades: 7-8
  • Student Enrollment: 455
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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: 111 Jw Davis Drive, Hammond, LA 70401
  • Principal or Admin: Janice Williams
  • Fax: (985) 542-4215
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: 455
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 31.3
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 229 (50.3%)
  • Females: 226 (49.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 29 (6.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 379 (83.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 408 (89.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Hammond Junior High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Hammond Junior High School
  Number Percent
7th Grade22449.2%
8th Grade23150.8%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 77%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:23%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 13 Years
  • Average Salary: $39,281
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Hammond Junior High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$33,98519%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$40,55281%
Source: LA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 3.5

3.5 out of 5 | 3 Reviews
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3 reviews for Hammond Junior High School

  • Reviewed by Former Student on June 13, 2011
  • Rating: 3 (3 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I would say, as a former student, that hammond junior high has a great plan for overall academic achievement. Although the school does have some violent history, it's not the school. The violence and grudges are usually sparked because of the students and the sides of town they come from. Hammond junior high brings together east side and west side students. So even though the school has some students that spark violence, it is a great school with great plans. Hammond isn't the wealthiest area and so therefor it cannot have the best or most computers, books, and so on, but what it can provide is a welcoming facility full of great staff. If you keep your child out of the wrong groups of friends, they can excel anywhere, including hammond junior high.
  • Reviewed by Parent or Guardian on January 27, 2011
  • Rating: 2 (2 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I'm moving from ruston,la to hammond,la but the end of the summer.I would like to get more information about the schools in Hammond,la
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on September 20, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate

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