Grand Isle High School

Grand Isle High School serves 156 students in grades KG-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the LA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the state average of 55%.
Grand Isle High School operates within the Jefferson Parish School District.

Overview

The student population of 156 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-12
Total Students 156 students
Grand Isle High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Grand Isle High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Grand Isle High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has increased from 6:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.39 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 7:1 14:1
Grand Isle High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
14%
1%
Grand Isle High School American Indian (1990-2012)
Asian
n/a
1%
Grand Isle High School Asian (2002-2011)
Hispanic
2%
4%
Grand Isle High School Hispanic (1995-2012)
Black
1%
48%
Grand Isle High School Black (1991-2012)
White
77%
45%
Grand Isle High School White (1990-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Grand Isle High School Sch Ethnicity Grand Isle High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.39 0.57
Grand Isle High School Diversity Score (1990-2012)
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.
66%
61%
Grand Isle High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
11%
7%
Grand Isle High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 46,421 students has grown by 6% over five years.
School District Name Jefferson Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
90
6
Number of Students Managed 46,421 1,938
Jefferson Parish School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $523 MM $33 MM
Jefferson Parish School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $593 MM $33 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,981 $14,187
District Spending / Student $13,581 $14,076
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is South Lafourche High School (24.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Golden Meadow Middle School (19.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Golden Meadow Upper Elementary School (20.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Golden Meadow Golden Meadow Middle School
    630 South Bayou Dr
    Golden Meadow , LA , 70357
    (985)475-7314
    19.2  mi  |  393  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Golden Meadow Golden Meadow Upper Elementary School
    124 North Third St
    Golden Meadow , LA , 70357
    (985)475-7669
    20.5  mi  |  199  students  |  Gr.  3-5
  • Golden Meadow Golden Meadow Lower Elementary School
    118 Alcide St
    Golden Meadow , LA , 70357
    (985)475-7385
    20.7  mi  |  282  students  |  Gr.  PK-2
  • Galliano Galliano Elementary School
    148 West 158th St
    Galliano , LA , 70354
    (985)632-7211
    23.3  mi  |  452  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Galliano South Lafourche High School
    16911 East Main St
    Galliano , LA , 70354
    (985)632-5721
    24.8  mi  |  1183  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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  • Recommended May 01, 2012 - My daughter graduated from Grand Isle High School and went on to college and then further training. I loved the close knit school atmosphere and the educational goals of the school. - Posted by Parent

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