Red River High School

Red River High School serves 318 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the LA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 54%.
Red River High School operates within the Red River Parish School District.
The school district's 52% graduation rate is lower than the LA state average of 67%.

School Overview

The student population of 318 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 318 students
Red River High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Red River High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Red River High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Red River High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 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 11:1 16:1
Red River High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
2%
5%
Red River High School Black Students (1993-2014)
Black
68%
44%
Red River High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
30%
46%
Red River High School White Students (1990-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Red River 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.
0.45 0.35
Red River 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.
74%
60%
Red River 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.
3%
7%
Red River High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,535 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 52% has decreased from 82% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $24,203 is higher than the state average of $13,503. The district revenue/student has grown by 128% over four years.
The district spending/student of $17,293 is higher than the state average of $14,322. The district spending/student has grown by 83% over four years.
School District Name Red River Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
5
Number of Students Managed 1,535 2,019
Red River Parish School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 52% 67%
Red River Parish School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $37 MM $30 MM
Red River Parish School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $26 MM $31 MM
Red River Parish School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $24,203 $13,503
Red River Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $17,293 $14,322
Red River 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 Ware Youth Center (5.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Red River Junior High School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Red River Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • CoushattaRed River Junior High School
    Grades: 6-8 | 296 students931 East Carroll
    CoushattaLA 71019
    (318)932-5265
    06-8296
  • CoushattaSpringville Educational Center
    0.7 miles550 Jim Moore Rd
    CoushattaLA 71019
    (318)932-3313
    0.7n/a
  • CoushattaRed River Elementary School
    1.3 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 808 students1001 Ashland Rd
    CoushattaLA 71019
    (318)932-9290
    1.3PK-5808
  • CoushattaWare Youth Center
    Alternative School
    5.3 miles | Grades: 5-11 | 58 students3565 Hwy 71
    CoushattaLA 71019
    (318)932-4411
    5.35-1158
  • CamptiFairview-alpha Elementary & Junior High School
    12.3 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 422 students1439 Hwy 71
    CamptiLA 71411
    (318)476-4616
    12.3PK-6422

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