Kaplan High School

Kaplan High School serves 511 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the LA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 54%.
Kaplan High School operates within the Vermilion Parish School District.
Vermilion Parish School District's 71% graduation rate is higher than the LA state average of 67%.

School Overview

The student population of 511 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 511 students
Kaplan High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Kaplan High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Kaplan High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Kaplan High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.28 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 18:1 16:1
Kaplan High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
2%
2%
Kaplan High School Asian Students (1994-2013)
Hispanic
2%
5%
Kaplan High School Black Students (1993-2013)
Black
12%
44%
Kaplan High School Black Students (1993-2013)
White
84%
46%
Kaplan High School White Students (1993-2013)
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.
0.28 0.35
Kaplan 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.
41%
60%
Kaplan 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.
8%
7%
Kaplan High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Vermilion Parish School District's student population of 9,520 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 71% has increased from 69% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,844 in this district is less than the state average of $13,503. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,648 is less than the state average of $14,322. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Vermilion Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
5
Number of Students Managed 9,520 2,019
Vermilion Parish School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 71% 67%
Vermilion Parish School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $90 MM $30 MM
Vermilion Parish School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $97 MM $31 MM
Vermilion Parish School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,844 $13,503
Vermilion Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,648 $14,322
Vermilion 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 North Vermilion High School (8.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Rene A. Rost Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kaplan Elementary School (1.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • KaplanRene A. Rost Middle School
    Grades: 4-8 | 415 students
    1 miles
    112 West Sixth St
    KaplanLA 70548
    (337)643-8545
    14-8415
  • KaplanKaplan Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 571 students
    1.9 miles
    608 North Eleazar Ave
    KaplanLA 70548
    (337)643-7965
    1.9PK-4571
  • AbbevilleMeaux Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 496 students
    5.5 miles
    12419 La Hwy 696
    AbbevilleLA 70510
    (337)893-3901
    5.5PK-6496
  • AbbevilleEaton Park Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 655 students
    8.1 miles
    1502 Sylvester St
    AbbevilleLA 70510
    (337)893-4978
    8.1PK-5655
  • AbbevilleForked Island/e. Broussard Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 328 students
    8.7 miles
    19635 Columbus Rd
    AbbevilleLA 70510
    (337)642-9100
    8.7PK-8328

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