Sulphur High School

Tel: (337)217-4430
Grades: 8-12

1,925 students

Sulphur High School serves 1,925 students in grades 8-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the LA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
Sulphur High School operates within the Calcasieu Parish School District.
The school district's 70% graduation rate is higher than the LA state average of 68%%.

Overview

The student population of 1925 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 117 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 1,925 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 117 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.25 is less than the state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
14:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
2%
4%
Black
8%
48%
White
86%
45%
Unknown
4%
1%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity ScoreThe 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. 0.25
0.57
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. 27%
61%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 32,343 students has grown by 0% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 70% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Calcasieu Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
58
6
Number of Students Managed 32,343
1,938
Graduation Rate 70
68%
District Total Revenue $350 MM
n/a
District Spending $363 MM
n/a
District Revenue / Student $10,708
$0
District Spending / Student $11,099
$0
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Jake Drost School For Exceptional Children (1.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is W. W. Lewis Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Frasch Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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