White Castle High School

Tel: (225)545-3621
Grades: 7-12

301 students

White Castle High School serves 301 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the LA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 56%.
White Castle High School operates within the Iberville Parish School District.
The school district's 61% graduation rate is lower than the LA state average of 68%.

Overview

The student population of 301 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 301 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Students 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 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 14:1
Hispanic
2%
4%
Black
84%
48%
White
14%
44%
All Ethnic Groups
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 0.34
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.
79%
61%
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.
4%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,061 students has grown by 18% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 61% has decreased from 86% over five years.
School District Name Iberville Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
5
Number of Students Managed 5,061 2,117
Graduation Rate 61% 68%
District Total Revenue $80 MM $33 MM
District Spending $69 MM $33 MM
District Revenue / Student $18,664 $14,187
District Spending / Student $16,196 $14,076
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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