Port Allen High School

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 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 31% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 473 students
Port Allen High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
Port Allen High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Port Allen High School Student 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
Port Allen High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
2%
4%
Port Allen High School Black Students (2012-2013)
Black
67%
48%
Port Allen High School Black Students (1990-2013)
White
30%
44%
Port Allen High School White Students (1990-2013)
Two or more races
1%
1%
Port Allen High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Port Allen High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown LA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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
Port Allen High School Diversity Score (1990-2013)
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%
Port Allen 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.
7%
7%
Port Allen High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,896 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 78% has decreased from 94% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,920 is less than the state average of $14,187. The district revenue/student has grown by 51% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,990 is less than the state average of $14,076. The district spending/student has grown by 44% over four years.
School District Name West Baton Rouge Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
5
Number of Students Managed 3,896 2,117
West Baton Rouge Parish School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 78% 68%
West Baton Rouge Parish School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $49 MM $33 MM
West Baton Rouge Parish School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $45 MM $33 MM
West Baton Rouge Parish School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,920 $14,187
West Baton Rouge Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,990 $14,076
West Baton Rouge Parish School District 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 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 Grades Students
  • Port AllenCohn Elementary School
    806 North 14th St
    Port AllenLA 70767
    (225)343-7164
    2.2 mi | Gr. 3-5 | 217 students                      
  • Port AllenPort Allen Middle School
    610 Rosedale St
    Port AllenLA 70767
    (225)383-5777
    2.8 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 230 students                      
  • Port AllenPort Allen Elementary School
    609 Rosedale St
    Port AllenLA 70767
    (225)343-7586
    2.8 mi | Gr. PK-2 | 407 students                      
  • Baton RougeMentorship Academy Of Digital Arts
    Charter School
    339 Florida St
    Baton RougeLA 70801
    (225)505-5013
    Charter School

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

    4 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 193 students                      

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