West Monroe High School

West Monroe High School serves 1,981 students in grades 8-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the LA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
West Monroe High School operates within the Ouachita Parish School District.
The school district's 69% graduation rate is higher than the LA state average of 68%.

Overview

The student population of 1981 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 125 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 1,981 students
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 125 teachers
Students by Grade West Monroe High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.37 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 16:1 14:1
Hispanic
1%
4%
Black
19%
48%
White
77%
45%
All Ethnic Groups West Monroe High School Sch Ethnicity West Monroe 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.
0.37 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.
34%
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%
West Monroe High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 19,771 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 69% has decreased from 94% over five years.
School District Name Ouachita Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
36
9
Number of Students Managed 19,771 2,337
Graduation Rate 69% 68%
Ouachita Parish School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $202 MM $33 MM
Ouachita Parish School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $207 MM $33 MM
Ouachita Parish School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,566 $14,187
Ouachita Parish School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,817 $14,076
Ouachita 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 Ouachita Parish Alternative Center (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ouachita Parish Alternative Center (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ouachita Parish Alternative Center (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • West MonroeOuachita Parish Alternative Center
    Alternative School
    1600 North 7th St
    West MonroeLA 71291
    (318)323-5991
    Alternative School

    0.3 mi | 131 students | Gr. 2-12                      
  • West MonroeBoley Elementary School
    2213 Cypress St
    West MonroeLA 71291
    (318)387-7378
    0.5 mi | 233 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • MonroeNeville High School
    600 Forsythe Ave
    MonroeLA 71201
    (318)323-2237
    0.9 mi | 1003 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • West MonroeCrosley Elementary School
    700 Natchitoches St
    West MonroeLA 71291
    (318)325-3634
    1.1 mi | 238 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • West MonroeHighland Elementary School
    1501 Wellerman Rd
    West MonroeLA 71291
    (318)396-1213
    1.5 mi | 272 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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Did You Know?
West 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 0.27, which is lower than the Louisiana average of 0.33. The most diverse school in West Monroe is Boley Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Louisiana or national school diversity statistics.