Jeanerette Senior High School

8217 East Old Spanish Trail

Jeanerette, LA 70544

Tel: (337)276-6038
Grades 7-12
450 students
Jeanerette Senior High School serves 450 students in grades 7 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the LA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 54%.
Jeanerette Senior High School operates within the Iberia Parish School District.
Iberia Parish School District's 72% graduation rate is higher than the LA state average of 67%.

School Overview

The student population of 450 students has grown by 71% over five years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 48% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 450 students
Jeanerette Senior High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Jeanerette Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Jeanerette Senior High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Jeanerette Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has increased from 9:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 is less 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 10:1 16:1
Jeanerette Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Black
86%
44%
Jeanerette Senior High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
14%
46%
Jeanerette Senior High School White Students (1990-2014)
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.
0.24 0.35
Jeanerette Senior 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.
88%
60%
Jeanerette Senior 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.
3%
7%
Jeanerette Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Iberia Parish School District's student population of 14,003 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 72% has increased from 60% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,586 in this district is less than the state average of $13,503. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,253 is less than the state average of $14,322. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Iberia Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
25
5
Number of Students Managed 14,003 2,019
Iberia Parish School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 72% 67%
Iberia Parish School District Graduation Rate (1994-2014)
District Total Revenue $145 MM $30 MM
Iberia Parish School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $141 MM $31 MM
Iberia Parish School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,586 $13,503
Iberia Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,253 $14,322
Iberia Parish School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
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 New Iberia Senior High School (7.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Belle Place Middle School (5.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jeanerette Elementary School (2.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • JeaneretteJeanerette Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 220 students
    2.1 miles
    600 Ira St
    JeaneretteLA 70544
    (337)276-6355
    2.1KG-6220
  • JeaneretteSt. Charles Street Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 354 students
    2.5 miles
    1921 St Charles St
    JeaneretteLA 70544
    (337)276-9712
    2.5PK-6354
  • New IberiaCaneview Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 564 students
    4.1 miles
    5301 Hwy 90 Frontage Rd
    New IberiaLA 70560
    (337)369-6517
    4.1PK-6564
  • New IberiaBelle Place Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 509 students
    5.2 miles
    4110 Loreauville Rd
    New IberiaLA 70563
    (337)364-2141
    5.27-8509
  • New IberiaMagnolia Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 605 students
    5.5 miles
    3116 East Admiral Doyle Dr
    New IberiaLA 70560
    (337)369-6120
    5.5PK-6605

School Reviews

The quality of the academic programs are great, as long as the student is willing to take full advantage of them. Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities are good. They could use another forign lanugage though. The facilities are great, especially with the new addition. While I was attending this school I had access to all the technology I needed, as well as reading materials. It all depends on the parent, but their are many opportunities for parents to become involved if they want to.
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 08/16/10
This school is a very powerful acedimic place. it is filled with very smart students i observed one of the classes last week and i saw a lot of potentioal in rhe students. If they continued to apply themselves they will be a very succesful school like all the others they will recive a bundle of money such as grants and more like they did last year when they rose there scores. If you noticed the 9th graders that are sophmores now helped a great deal. they have risen the scores for the middle school when they were in the 7th grade . I highly reccomend this school to be one of the best. As there school modo is this year they are striving to be the best school in Iberia Parish
- Posted by Teacher, 12/10/07

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