Dutchtown High School

Dutchtown High School serves 1,973 students in grades 8-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the LA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 56%.
Dutchtown High School operates within the Ascension Parish School District.
The school district's 79% graduation rate is higher than the LA state average of 68%.

Overview

The student population of 1973 students has grown by 18% over five years.
The teacher population of 112 teachers has grown by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 1,973 students
Dutchtown High School Total Students (2003-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 112 teachers
Dutchtown High School Total Teachers (2003-2013)
Students by Grade Dutchtown High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 14:1 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
Dutchtown High School Student Teacher Ratio (2003-2013)
Asian
1%
1%
Dutchtown High School Asian Students (2003-2013)
Hispanic
4%
4%
Dutchtown High School Black Students (2003-2013)
Black
22%
48%
Dutchtown High School Black Students (2003-2013)
White
72%
44%
Dutchtown High School White Students (2003-2013)
Two or more races
1%
1%
Dutchtown High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Dutchtown 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.
0.44 0.34
Dutchtown High School Diversity Score (2003-2013)
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.
20%
61%
Dutchtown High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2013)
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.
4%
7%
Dutchtown High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 21,073 students has grown by 13% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 79% has decreased from 95% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,422 is less than the state average of $14,187. The district revenue/student has grown by 45% over four years.
The district spending/student of $12,217 is less than the state average of $14,076. The district spending/student has grown by 60% over four years.
School District Name Ascension Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
27
5
Number of Students Managed 21,073 2,117
Ascension Parish School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 79% 68%
Ascension Parish School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $218 MM $33 MM
Ascension Parish School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $233 MM $33 MM
Ascension Parish School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,422 $14,187
Ascension Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,217 $14,076
Ascension 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 Elayn Hunt Correctional Center (4.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Dutchtown Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dutchtown Primary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • GeismarDutchtown Middle School
    13078 Hwy 73
    GeismarLA 70734
    (225)391-7800
    0.1 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 766 students                      
  • GeismarDutchtown Primary School
    13046 Hwy 73
    GeismarLA 70734
    (225)391-7850
    0.1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 769 students                      
  • GeismarSpanish Lake Primary School
    13323 Bluff Rd
    GeismarLA 70734
    (225)391-7650
    1.2 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 761 students                      
  • GonzalesDuplessis Primary School
    38101 Hwy 621
    GonzalesLA 70737
    (225)391-6650
    1.2 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 660 students                      
  • PrairievillePrairieville Middle School
    2 Negative Reviews
    16200 Hwy 930
    PrairievilleLA 70769
    (225)391-6300
    3.4 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 846 students                      

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