Wossman High School

Wossman High School serves 674 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the LA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 55%.
Wossman High School operates within the City Of Monroe School District.
The school district's 53% graduation rate is lower than the LA state average of 68%.

Overview

The student population of 674 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 56 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 674 students
Wossman High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 56 teachers
Wossman High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Wossman High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 14:1
Wossman High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
4%
Black
96%
48%
Wossman High School Black (1990-2012)
White
n/a
45%
Wossman High School White (1990-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Wossman High School Sch Ethnicity Wossman 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.
0.08 0.72
Wossman 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.
84%
61%
Wossman 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.
4%
7%
Wossman High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,872 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 53% has decreased from 88% over five years.
School District Name City Of Monroe School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
9
Number of Students Managed 8,872 2,337
City Of Monroe   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 53% 68%
City Of Monroe   School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $105 MM $33 MM
District Spending $99 MM $33 MM
City Of Monroe   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,968 $14,187
City Of Monroe   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,326 $14,076
City Of Monroe   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Carroll High School (1.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Martin Luther King Junior Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Minnie Ruffin Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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Did You Know?
Monroe, LA public schools have a 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. of 0.20, which is lower than the Louisiana average of 0.33. The most diverse school in Monroe is Storm Ridge (yic) High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Louisiana or national school diversity statistics.