Acadiana High School

  • Acadiana High School serves 1,678 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 72% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Acadiana High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Acadiana High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

  • Acadiana High School's student population of 1,678 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 72 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,678 students
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Total Classroom Teachers72 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Acadiana High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,277 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Acadiana High School is 0.61, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank#628 out of 1277 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
10%
7%
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Black
39%
43%
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White
48%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.610.61
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Graduation Rate
84%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLafayette Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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