Pearl River High School

Tel: (985)863-2591
Grades: 8-12

779 students

Pearl River High School serves 779 students in grades 8-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the LA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
Pearl River High School operates within the St. Tammany Parish School District.
The school district's 77% graduation rate is higher than the LA state average of 68%%.

Overview

The student population of 779 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has grown by 19% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 779 students
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 55 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.20 is less than the state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has increased by 5% over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
14:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
1%
4%
Black
7%
48%
White
89%
45%
Unknown
3%
1%
All Ethnic Groups
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. 0.20
0.57
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. 46%
61%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 37,058 students has grown by 0% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 77% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name St. Tammany Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
55
6
Number of Students Managed 37,058
1,938
Graduation Rate 77
68%
District Total Revenue $431 MM
n/a
District Spending $474 MM
n/a
District Revenue / Student $12,130
$0
District Spending / Student $13,354
$0
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Slidell High School (5.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Creekside Junior High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Riverside Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • Recommended May 21, 2012 - I love PRHS! This school had teachers who provide high quality education for students. I have been here for three years and I am a Junior. I graduate year 2013 and so far this school has been the best one yet! - Posted by Student/Alumni

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