Acadiana High School

  • Acadiana High School serves 1,888 students in grades 8-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 57% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 61% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Acadiana High School's student population of 1,888 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 79 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students1,888 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Acadiana High School
Total Classroom Teachers79 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Acadiana High School's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Acadiana High School is 0.59, 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#716 out of 1,277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Acadiana High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Acadiana High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio24:115:1
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
9%
6%
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Black
42%
44%
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White
48%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Acadiana High School and the percentage of White public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Acadiana High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.590.36
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Graduation Rate
75%
79%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
60%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Acadiana High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Acadiana High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLafayette Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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