St. Martinville Senior High School

Tel: (337)394-3135
Grades: 8-12

765 students

St. Martinville Senior High School serves 765 students in grades 8-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the LA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 55%.
St. Martinville Senior High School operates within the St. Martin Parish School District.
The school district's 63% graduation rate is lower than the LA state average of 68%.

Overview

The student population of 765 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 765 students
St. Martinville Senior High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
St. Martinville Senior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade St. Martinville Senior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 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 17:1 14:1
St. Martinville Senior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
St. Martinville Senior High School Asian (1999-2012)
Hispanic
n/a
4%
Black
57%
48%
St. Martinville Senior High School Black (1990-2012)
White
39%
45%
St. Martinville Senior High School White (1990-2012)
All Ethnic Groups St. Martinville Senior High School Sch Ethnicity St. Martinville Senior 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.
0.53 0.57
St. Martinville Senior 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.
58%
61%
St. Martinville Senior 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.
9%
7%
St. Martinville Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,682 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 63% has decreased from 93% over five years.
School District Name St. Martin Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
6
Number of Students Managed 8,682 1,938
St. Martin Parish School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 63% 68%
St. Martin Parish School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $82 MM $33 MM
St. Martin Parish School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $78 MM $33 MM
St. Martin Parish School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,754 $14,187
St. Martin Parish School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,268 $14,076
St. Martin Parish 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 St. Martin Parish Juvenile Training Center (0.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is St. Martin Parish Juvenile Training Center (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Martinville Primary School (0 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • St. Martinville St. Martinville Primary School
    716 North Main St
    St. Martinville , LA , 70582
    (337)394-6254
    0  mi  |  594  students  |  Gr.  2-5
  • St. Martinville Early Learning Center
    307 Church St
    St. Martinville , LA , 70582
    (337)394-4763
    0.6  mi  |  411  students  |  Gr.  PK-1
  • St. Martinville St. Martin Parish Juvenile Training Center
    Alternative School
    1901 Terrace Rd
    St. Martinville , LA , 70582
    (337)394-8931
    Alternative School
    0.7  mi  |  33  students  |  Gr.  3-12
  • St. Martinville St. Martinville Junior High School
    7190 Main Hwy
    St. Martinville , LA , 70582
    (337)394-4764
    2.1  mi  |  416  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • St. Martinville Parks Middle School
    1010a St Louis Dr
    St. Martinville , LA , 70582
    (337)845-4753
    5.7  mi  |  393  students  |  Gr.  4-8

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