Abbeville High School

  • Abbeville High School serves 653 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-64% (which is approximately equal to the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Abbeville High School's student population of 653 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 49 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students653 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Abbeville High School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Abbeville High School is 0.64, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank#565 out of 1,277 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
69%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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Asian
6%
2%
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Hispanic
6%
6%
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Black
48%
44%
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White
36%
45%
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Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score0.640.36
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Graduation Rate85-89%
79%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVermilion Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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