Slidell High School

Slidell High School serves 1,678 students in grades 8-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the LA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
Slidell 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 1678 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 112 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 1,678 students
Slidell High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 112 teachers
Slidell High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Slidell High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 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 15:1 14:1
Slidell High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
Slidell High School Asian (1991-2012)
Hispanic
4%
4%
Slidell High School Hispanic (1991-2012)
Black
29%
48%
Slidell High School Black (1990-2012)
White
64%
45%
Slidell High School White (1990-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Slidell High School Sch Ethnicity Slidell 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.
0.51 0.34
Slidell 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.
39%
61%
Slidell 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.
6%
7%
Slidell High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 37,118 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 77% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name St. Tammany Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
55
9
Number of Students Managed 37,118 2,337
St. Tammany Parish School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 77% 68%
St. Tammany Parish School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $431 MM $33 MM
St. Tammany Parish School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $474 MM $33 MM
St. Tammany Parish School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,130 $14,187
St. Tammany Parish School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,354 $14,076
St. Tammany 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 Northshore High School (2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Slidell Junior High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bonne Ecole Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • SlidellBonne Ecole Elementary School
    900 Rue Verand
    SlidellLA 70458
    (985)643-0674
    0.4 mi | 757 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • SlidellFlorida Avenue Elementary School
    342 Florida Ave
    SlidellLA 70458
    (985)643-1605
    0.4 mi | 541 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • SlidellSlidell Junior High School
    333 Pennsylvania Ave
    SlidellLA 70458
    (985)641-5914
    0.6 mi | 722 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • SlidellGlynn H. Brock Elementary School
    259 Brakefield St
    SlidellLA 70458
    (985)643-5166
    1.3 mi | 342 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • SlidellSt. Tammany Junior High School
    701 Cleveland Ave
    SlidellLA 70458
    (985)643-1592
    1.3 mi | 646 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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Did You Know?
Slidell, 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 0.47, which is higher than the Louisiana average of 0.33. The most diverse school in Slidell is Abney Elementary Early Childhood Center. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Louisiana or national school diversity statistics.