Airline High School

  • Airline High School serves 1,834 students in grades 8-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the LA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
  • Airline High School operates within the Bossier Parish School District.
  • Bossier Parish School District's 71% graduation rate is higher than the LA state average of 67%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1834 students has grown by 15% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 95 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 1,834 students
Airline High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Airline High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 95 teachers
Airline High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Airline High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.56 is more than the state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 16:1
Airline High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
2%
2%
Airline High School Asian Students (1991-2015)
Hispanic
6%
6%
Airline High School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
36%
44%
Airline High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
56%
45%
Airline High School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Airline High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
n/a
2%
Airline High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Airline 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 0.35
Airline 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.
32%
58%
Airline 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.
4%
6%
Airline High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Bossier Parish School District's student population of 21,995 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 71% has decreased from 96% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,537 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 $10,794 is less than the state average of $15,475. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Bossier Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
33
4
Number of Students Managed 21,995 1,685
Bossier Parish School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 71% 67%
Bossier Parish School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $230 MM $27 MM
Bossier Parish School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $236 MM $26 MM
Bossier Parish School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,537 $15,711
Bossier Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,794 $15,475
Bossier 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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  • Bossier CityApollo Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 741 students
    0.9 miles
    2400 Viking Drive
    Bossier CityLA 71111
    (318)549-6010
    0.9KG-5741
  • Bossier CityGreenacres Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 750 students
    1 miles
    2220 Airline Drive
    Bossier CityLA 71111
    (318)549-6210
    16-8750
  • Bossier CityPlantation Park Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 644 students
    1 miles
    2410 Plantation Drive
    Bossier CityLA 71111
    (318)549-5700
    1PK-5644
  • Bossier CityMeadowview Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 478 students
    1.9 miles
    4312 Shed Road
    Bossier CityLA 71111
    (318)549-5640
    1.9PK-5478
  • Bossier CityW.t. Lewis Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 565 students
    2.2 miles
    4701 Modica Lott Road
    Bossier CityLA 71111
    (318)759-2100
    2.2KG-5565

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