Central Lafourche High School

Central Lafourche High School serves 1,295 students in grades 8 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the LA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 54%.
Central Lafourche High School operates within the Lafourche Parish School District.
Lafourche Parish School District's 63% graduation rate is lower than the LA state average of 67%.

School Overview

The student population of 1295 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 68 teachers has declined by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 1,295 students
Central Lafourche High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Central Lafourche High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 68 teachers
Central Lafourche High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Central Lafourche High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.40 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 19:1 16:1
Central Lafourche High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
3%
1%
Central Lafourche High School American Indian Students (1997-2013)
Hispanic
3%
5%
Central Lafourche High School Black Students (2003-2013)
Black
17%
44%
Central Lafourche High School Black Students (1993-2013)
White
76%
46%
Central Lafourche High School White Students (1993-2013)
Two or more races
1%
2%
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.
0.40 0.35
Central Lafourche High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
40%
60%
Central Lafourche High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
6%
7%
Central Lafourche High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Lafourche Parish School District's student population of 14,700 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 63% has decreased from 68% over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,106 in this district is less than the state average of $13,503. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $11,403 is less than the state average of $14,322. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Lafourche Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
31
5
Number of Students Managed 14,700 2,019
Lafourche Parish School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 63% 67%
Lafourche Parish School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $161 MM $30 MM
Lafourche Parish School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $165 MM $31 MM
Lafourche Parish School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,106 $13,503
Lafourche Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,403 $14,322
Lafourche Parish School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 South Terrebonne High School (10.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lockport Middle School (3.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lockport Lower Elementary School (3.8 miles away)
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  • LockportLockport Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 332 students
    3.6 miles
    720 Main St
    LockportLA 70374
    (985)532-2597
    3.66-8332
  • LockportLockport Lower Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 468 students
    3.8 miles
    1421 Crescent Ave
    LockportLA 70374
    (985)532-2846
    3.8PK-2468
  • LockportLockport Upper Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 341 students
    3.9 miles
    201 School St
    LockportLA 70374
    (985)532-3223
    3.93-5341
  • RacelandRaceland Lower Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 451 students
    3.9 miles
    4101 Hwy 308 South
    RacelandLA 70394
    (985)537-6837
    3.9PK-2451
  • RacelandRaceland Upper Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 347 students
    4.5 miles
    3759 Hwy 308
    RacelandLA 70394
    (985)537-5142
    4.53-5347

School Reviews

5.0  5/12/2008
Central is a one of a kind school. I may not go to this school but i know plenty of people who have. the acedemic program is a brilliant way to actually get the young people of today thinking and 4 them to actually learn something. I LOVE THIS SCHOOL!!!!!! GO CENTRAL!!!!!!!!!!!!! P.S. i go to slhs but i love central they are so much better in everything they do.!!!!!!!!!!!! keep on being better!!!!!!!
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