South Terrebonne High School

3879 Hwy 24

Bourg, LA 70343-9706

Grades: 8-12

1,068 students

South Terrebonne High School serves 1,068 students in grades 8-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the LA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 56%.
South Terrebonne High School operates within the Terrebonne Parish School District.
The school district's 70% graduation rate is higher than the LA state average of 68%.

Overview

The student population of 1068 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 1,068 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 59 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same 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 18:1 14:1
American Indian
11%
1%
Asian
1%
1%
Hispanic
1%
4%
Black
14%
48%
White
73%
44%
All Ethnic Groups
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
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.
44%
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.
7%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 19,987 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 70% has decreased from 93% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,126 is less than the state average of $14,187. The district revenue/student has grown by 38% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,181 is less than the state average of $14,076. The district spending/student has grown by 45% over four years.
School District Name Terrebonne Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
38
5
Number of Students Managed 19,987 2,117
Graduation Rate 70% 68%
District Total Revenue $191 MM $33 MM
District Spending $192 MM $33 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,126 $14,187
District Spending / Student $10,181 $14,076
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 Terrebonne Career And Technical High School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is School For Exceptional Children (2.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Village East Elementary School (2 miles away)
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