Kaplan High School

Kaplan High School serves 469 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the LA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
Kaplan High School operates within the Vermilion Parish School District.
The school district's 65% graduation rate is lower than the LA state average of 68%.

Overview

The student population of 469 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 469 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Students by Grade Kaplan High School 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 0.25 is less 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
Kaplan High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
2%
1%
Black
9%
48%
White
86%
45%
All Ethnic Groups Kaplan High School Sch Ethnicity Kaplan 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.
0.25 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.
36%
61%
Kaplan High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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%
Kaplan High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,489 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 65% has decreased from 94% over five years.
School District Name Vermilion Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
9
Number of Students Managed 9,489 2,337
Vermilion Parish School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 65% 68%
Vermilion Parish School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $92 MM $33 MM
Vermilion Parish School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $94 MM $33 MM
Vermilion Parish School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,299 $14,187
Vermilion Parish School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,543 $14,076
Vermilion 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 North Vermilion High School (8.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Rene A. Rost Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kaplan Elementary School (1.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • KaplanRene A. Rost Middle School
    112 West Sixth St
    KaplanLA 70548
    (337)643-8545
    1 mi | 426 students | Gr. 4-8                      
  • KaplanKaplan Elementary School
    608 North Eleazar Ave
    KaplanLA 70548
    (337)643-7965
    1.9 mi | 595 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • AbbevilleMeaux Elementary School
    12419 La Hwy 696
    AbbevilleLA 70510
    (337)893-3901
    5.5 mi | 430 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • AbbevilleEaton Park Elementary School
    1502 Sylvester St
    AbbevilleLA 70510
    (337)893-4978
    8.1 mi | 600 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • MauriceNorth Vermilion High School
    11609 La Hwy 699
    MauriceLA 70555
    (337)898-1491
    8.7 mi | 762 students | Gr. 7-12                      

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Did You Know?
Vermilion Parish, 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 0.30, which is lower than the Louisiana average of 0.34. The most diverse school district in Vermilion Parish is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Louisiana or national school diversity statistics.