Port Allen High School

Tel: (225)383-1107
Grades: 8-12

473 students

Port Allen High School serves 473 students in grades 8-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the LA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 56%.
Port Allen High School operates within the West Baton Rouge Parish School District.
The school district's 78% graduation rate is higher than the LA state average of 68%.

Overview

The student population of 473 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 473 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.47 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 11:1 14:1
Hispanic
2%
4%
Black
67%
48%
White
30%
44%
Two or more races
1%
1%
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.
0.47 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.
65%
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 3,896 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 78% has decreased from 88% over five years.
School District Name West Baton Rouge Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
5
Number of Students Managed 3,896 2,117
Graduation Rate 78% 68%
District Total Revenue $49 MM $33 MM
District Spending $45 MM $33 MM
District Revenue / Student $12,920 $14,187
District Spending / Student $11,990 $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 Mentorship Academy Of Digital Arts (4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Port Allen Middle School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cohn Elementary School (2.2 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Port AllenCohn Elementary School
    806 North 14th St
    Port AllenLA 70767
    (225)343-7164
    2.2 mi | 217 students | Gr. 3-5                      
  • Port AllenPort Allen Middle School
    610 Rosedale St
    Port AllenLA 70767
    (225)383-5777
    2.8 mi | 230 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Port AllenPort Allen Elementary School
    609 Rosedale St
    Port AllenLA 70767
    (225)343-7586
    2.8 mi | 407 students | Gr. PK-2                      
  • Baton RougeMentorship Academy Of Digital Arts
    Charter School
    339 Florida St
    Baton RougeLA 70801
    (225)505-5013
    Charter School

    4 mi | 251 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Baton RougeMentorship Academy Of Science & Technology
    Charter School
    339 Florida St
    Baton RougeLA 70801
    (225)505-5013
    Charter School

    4 mi | 193 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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