Acadiana High School

Acadiana High School serves 1,749 students in grades 8 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the LA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 54%.
Acadiana High School operates within the Lafayette Parish School District.
The school district's 72% graduation rate is higher than the LA state average of 67%.

School Overview

The student population of 1749 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 83 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 1,749 students
Acadiana High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Acadiana High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 83 teachers
Acadiana High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Acadiana High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 is more than the state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1 16:1
Acadiana High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
2%
Acadiana High School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
5%
5%
Acadiana High School Black Students (1991-2014)
Black
40%
44%
Acadiana High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
54%
46%
Acadiana High School White Students (1990-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Acadiana High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown LA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.55 0.35
Acadiana High School Diversity Score (1990-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
47%
60%
Acadiana High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
7%
Acadiana High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 30,961 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 72% has decreased from 93% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,804 is less than the state average of $13,503. The district revenue/student has grown by 18% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,606 is less than the state average of $14,322. The district spending/student has grown by 28% over four years.
School District Name Lafayette Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
42
5
Number of Students Managed 30,961 2,019
Lafayette Parish School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 72% 67%
Lafayette Parish School District Graduation Rate (1995-2010)
District Total Revenue $323 MM $30 MM
Lafayette Parish School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $317 MM $31 MM
Lafayette Parish School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,804 $13,503
Lafayette Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,606 $14,322
Lafayette Parish School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Lafayette High School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Scott Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Prairie Elementary School (1.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • LafayettePrairie Elementary School
    1.5 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 962 students2910 Ambassador Caffery Parkwa
    LafayetteLA 70506
    (337)521-7790
    1.5PK-5962
  • ScottScott Middle School
    1.6 miles | Grades: 5-8 | 650 students116 Marie St
    ScottLA 70583
    (337)521-7930
    1.65-8650
  • ScottL. Leo Judice Elementary School
    1.8 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 374 students5801 Cameron St
    ScottLA 70583
    (337)521-7710
    1.8KG-5374
  • LafayetteS.j. Montgomery Elementary School
    1.9 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 603 students600 Foreman Dr
    LafayetteLA 70506
    (337)521-7750
    1.9PK-5603
  • ScottWestside Elementary School
    2 miles | Grades: KG-4 | 435 students912 Delhomme Ave
    ScottLA 70583
    (337)521-7820
    2KG-4435

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