Grand Isle High School

Grand Isle High School serves 129 students in grades KG-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the LA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the state average of 56%.
Grand Isle High School operates within the Jefferson Parish School District.

Overview

The student population of 129 students has declined by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 26% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-12
Total Students 129 students
Grand Isle High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Grand Isle High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Grand Isle High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has increased from 6:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 is more 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 8:1 14:1
Grand Isle High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
18%
1%
Grand Isle High School American Indian (1990-2013)
Asian
1%
1%
Grand Isle High School Asian (2002-2011)
Hispanic
3%
4%
Grand Isle High School Hispanic (1995-2013)
Black
3%
48%
Grand Isle High School Black (1991-2013)
White
72%
44%
Grand Isle High School White (1990-2013)
Two or more races
3%
1%
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.
0.45 0.34
Grand Isle High School Diversity Score (1990-2013)
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.
58%
61%
Grand Isle High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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.
16%
7%
Grand Isle High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 47,751 students has grown by 9% over five years.
School District Name Jefferson Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
92
5
Number of Students Managed 47,751 2,117
Jefferson Parish School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $523 MM $33 MM
District Spending $593 MM $33 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,981 $14,187
Jefferson Parish School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,581 $14,076
Jefferson Parish School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is South Lafourche High School (24.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Golden Meadow Middle School (18.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Golden Meadow Upper Elementary School (20.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Golden MeadowGolden Meadow Middle School
    630 South Bayou Dr
    Golden MeadowLA 70357
    (985)475-7314
    18.8 mi | 374 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Golden MeadowGolden Meadow Upper Elementary School
    124 North Third St
    Golden MeadowLA 70357
    (985)475-7669
    20.1 mi | 220 students | Gr. 3-5                      
  • Golden MeadowGolden Meadow Lower Elementary School
    118 Alcide St
    Golden MeadowLA 70357
    (985)475-7385
    20.3 mi | 316 students | Gr. PK-2                      
  • GallianoGalliano Elementary School
    148 West 158th St
    GallianoLA 70354
    (985)632-7211
    22.9 mi | 451 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • GallianoSouth Lafourche High School
    16911 East Main St
    GallianoLA 70354
    (985)632-5721
    24.3 mi | 1222 students | Gr. 8-12                      

School Reviews

  • 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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