Albany High School

  • Albany High School serves 515 students in grades 8-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85-89% (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 75-79% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Albany High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 56%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Albany High School's student population of 515 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 21% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students515 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Albany High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,277 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Albany High School is 0.28, which is less than 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 School Rank#244 out of 1277 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
5%
7%
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Black
11%
44%
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White
84%
44%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.280.61
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Graduation Rate90-94%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Albany High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLivingston Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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