Acadiana High School

  • Acadiana High School serves 1,785 students in grades 8-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the LA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
  • Acadiana High School operates within the Lafayette Parish School District.
  • Lafayette Parish School District's 72% graduation rate is higher than the LA state average of 67%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1785 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 83 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 1,785 students
Acadiana High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Acadiana High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 83 teachers
Acadiana High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Acadiana High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 20:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.56 is less than the state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 16:1
Acadiana High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
1%
2%
Acadiana High School Asian Students (1991-2015)
Hispanic
6%
6%
Acadiana High School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
41%
44%
Acadiana High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
52%
45%
Acadiana High School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Acadiana High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Acadiana 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.
0.56 0.61
Acadiana High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
50%
58%
Acadiana High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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.
9%
6%
Acadiana High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Lafayette Parish School District's student population of 29,948 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 72% has decreased from 93% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,215 in this district is less than the state average of $15,711. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,916 is less than the state average of $15,475. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District Name Lafayette Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
42
4
Number of Students Managed 29,948 1,685
Lafayette Parish School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 72% 67%
Lafayette Parish School District Graduation Rate (1995-2010)
District Total Revenue $347 MM $27 MM
Lafayette Parish School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $338 MM $26 MM
Lafayette Parish School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,215 $15,711
Lafayette Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,916 $15,475
Lafayette Parish School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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