Wossman High School

Wossman High School serves 621 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 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 56%.
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 621 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 621 students
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.02 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 13:1 14:1
Black
99%
48%
Two or more races
1%
1%
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.
0.02 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.
83%
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.
3%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,663 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
20
5
Number of Students Managed 8,663 2,117
Graduation Rate 53% 68%
District Total Revenue $105 MM $33 MM
District Spending $99 MM $33 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,968 $14,187
District Spending / Student $11,326 $14,076
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 Carroll High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Martin Luther King Junior High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Minnie Ruffin Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • MonroeMinnie Ruffin Elementary School
    1801 Parkvidw Dr
    MonroeLA 71202
    (318)322-3447
    0.4 mi | 571 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • MonroeMartin Luther King Junior High School
    3716 Nutland Rd
    MonroeLA 71202
    (318)387-1825
    0.6 mi | 360 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • MonroeCarver Elementary School
    1700 Orange St
    MonroeLA 71202
    (318)322-4245
    0.8 mi | 425 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • MonroeThomas Jefferson Elementary School
    1001 Pecan St
    MonroeLA 71202
    (318)410-1378
    0.8 mi | 289 students | Gr. 3-6                      
  • MonroeSwayze Elementary School
    2400 Burg Jones Ln
    MonroeLA 71202
    (318)325-1357
    0.9 mi | 337 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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