West St. Mary High School

18333 Hwy 182 West

Baldwin, LA 70514

Tel: (337)924-7990
Grades: 8-12

419 students

West St. Mary High School serves 419 students in grades 8-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the LA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 56%.
West St. Mary High School operates within the St. Mary Parish School District.
The school district's 68% graduation rate is equal to the LA state average of 68%.

Overview

The student population of 419 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 419 students
West St. Mary High School Total Students (2000-2013)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
West St. Mary High School Total Classroom Teachers (2000-2013)
Students by Grade West St. Mary High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.44 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 14:1 14:1
West St. Mary High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2000-2013)
American Indian
3%
1%
West St. Mary High School American Indian (2000-2013)
Asian
1%
1%
West St. Mary High School Asian (2000-2013)
Black
71%
48%
West St. Mary High School Black (2000-2013)
White
25%
44%
West St. Mary High School White (2000-2013)
All Ethnic Groups West St. Mary High School Sch Ethnicity West St. Mary 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.
0.44 0.34
West St. Mary High School Diversity Score (2000-2013)
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.
72%
61%
West St. Mary High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2013)
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.
8%
7%
West St. Mary High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 10,027 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 68% has decreased from 93% over five years.
School District Name St. Mary Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
23
5
Number of Students Managed 10,027 2,117
St. Mary Parish School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 68% 68%
St. Mary Parish School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $105 MM $33 MM
District Spending $118 MM $33 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,045 $14,187
St. Mary Parish School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,415 $14,076
St. Mary 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 Franklin Senior High School (5.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is B. Edward Boudreaux Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Raintree Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • BaldwinB. Edward Boudreaux Middle School
    18333 Hwy 182 West
    BaldwinLA 70514
    (337)924-7990
    0.2 mi | 244 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • BaldwinRaintree Elementary School
    501 Raintree Dr
    BaldwinLA 70514
    (337)923-0494
    0.9 mi | 588 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • JeaneretteChitimacha Day School
    3613 Chitimacha Trail
    JeaneretteLA 70544
    (337)923-9960
    2.8 mi | n/a students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • FranklinLagrange Elementary School
    2129 Chatsworth Rd
    FranklinLA 70538
    (337)828-1991
    5.5 mi | 246 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • FranklinFranklin Senior High School
    1401 Cynthia St
    FranklinLA 70538
    (337)828-0143
    5.7 mi | 436 students | Gr. 8-12                      

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