WOODLAWN MIDDLE SCHOOL

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14939 TIGER BEND RD
BATON ROUGE, LA 70817
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Phone: 225-751-0436
School Information
  • GreatSchools Rating: 5
  • Educational Climate: Average
  • Technology Measure: Medium-high
  • Type: Public
  • Grades: 6th Grade - 8th Grade
  • District: East Baton Rouge Parish School Board
  • Students/Teacher: 12:1
  • Students/Grade: 347.3
  • Number Students: 1042
  • Number Teachers: 63
  • Instructional Expense/Pupil: 6859
  • Poverty Level: 16 - 29.9 PERCENT
  • Principal: Ms Shelly Colvin
  • CHARTER SCHOOL
  • GIFTED AND TALENTED PROGRAMS
  • ESL
  • SPECIAL EDUCATION
  • ADVANCED PLACEMENT
  • BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS
  • ALTERNATIVE PROGRAMS
  • YEAR ROUND CLASSES
  • VOC-TECH
  • ADULT EDUCATION
  • NCLB SCHOOL
  • BLUE RIBBON SCHOOL
  • COALITION OF ESSENTIAL SCHOOLS
  • AYP SCHOOL
  • INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE
  • MAGNET SCHOOL
School Ratings & Reviews

School Ratings (17 ratings)
Maximum Rating: 5




    School Reviews (15 Reviews)
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    Posted 2014-07-14
    "I just started at this school in November and I think while it's a good school they have too many regulations on what you wear. You can only wear shorts or pants and have to get special permission to wear skirts or dresses and also students can only wear the school sweatshirt or a sweater with no logo, no hood, and it has to be grey, white, purple, or black plus, they only allow sneakers while other schools allow students to wear boots and flats.They even put a ban on any shoes.I transfered from Westdale Middle School and there they put less regulations on their uniforms because the type of jacket you wear doesn't matter because it's a jacket and it's ridiculous at Woodlawn because sweaters and shoes are usually the only thing we can get creative with at school and we can't even do that there. So I think that the school should cut back on regulations on jackets, sweater, and shoes because students deserve to at least show a little style because that is the only way they can be able to show how they are on the inside through minimum ways like their shoes and hoodies or jackets or sweaters."
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    Posted 2014-01-21
    "My daughter who is very quiet, 4.0 GPA, and never been in any trouble has been harassed and bullied constantly! It has gotten to the point that since school started, she has been involved in 2 fights!! Glasses broken and yet she still gets suspended for defending herself..my child is NO punching bag! So my child is punished for defending herself at school, and this goes in her permanent file! So something should be done as i was informed by the staff that these fights usually happens when the kids are changing classes; well IF you know this..then why dont teachers patrol the halls at this time...had a teacher been present when the girl hit my daughter in the head maybe it would stop! I have to explain to my daughter even though she did nothing wrong, she still has to be punished! Louisiana needs to open their eyes to all the violence that our kids are dealing with at school; and then they wonder why soo many kids bring weapons to school!! Its a call for HELP!!! I am sick & tired of having my daughter beat & bruised up..she goes to school to get an education..not to become an WWE fighter!!"
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    Posted 2013-09-05
    "My interaction with the administration has always been less than pleasant. I found myself on several occasions having to remind the individual i was speaking with that i am an adult and not one of the students that attend the school. i can only imagine how they treat the kids if they dont even know how to communicate effectively with adults. I dont think a few training classes on communication would hurt this administration at all!"
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    Posted 2013-05-17
    "I think this school does a good job and I am pretty surprised when the local neighborhoods pick the magnet school over this one. I've had children in the regular academic program and in the gifted and in the great scholar and with a few exceptions, they all had good teachers who did their best. I never had a dealing with the principal so I can't speak to that. The office staff is exceptionally rude. There is an amazing guidance counselor. I appreciate that they enforce the rules and dress codes. I think if you are going to make the rules, you should enforce them. Don't make any rules you aren't willing to enforce."
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    Posted 2013-03-03
    "This school is a dream come true for southeast Baton Rouge. Those that made negative comments are the very FEW parents that think their child can do no wrong. Students that critize dress codes don't realize it is a safety issue. Intruders can be easily spoted and ID's must be worn in order to properly identify students. Every teacher returns every call. A record is kept of incoming calls and teachers turn in phone logs at the end of every year to prove call backs. Students that struggle are pulled from PE and electives for small group or individual intervention. Middle school is such a hard age for students , but WMS addresses the needs of the entire child. Just like parents have to discipline out of love, so does the school."
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