Assumption High School

Assumption High School serves 1,021 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 78% (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 76% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Assumption High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Assumption High School's student population of 1,021 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has declined by 35% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,021 students
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Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

Assumption 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 Assumption High School is 0.53, 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 Testing Rank
#392 out of 1277 schools
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Assumption High School, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
64%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Assumption 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
70%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Assumption 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Assumption High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Assumption High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Assumption High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
41%
43%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Assumption High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
55%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Assumption High School and the percentage of White public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Assumption High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score
0.530.61
This chart display the diversity score of Assumption High School and the public school average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
94%
82%
This chart display graduation rate of Assumption High School and public school graduation rate of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Assumption High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Assumption High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAssumption Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Assumption High School is Donaldsonville High School (10.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Napoleonville Middle School (0.2 miles away)
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School Reviews

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Assumption High School is a great school to send your child to.I have been going to AHS for only three months and its great.There is a huge variety of classes offered.You can never feel alone,someone is always there to help you.The teachers are always willing to come before school or stay after school to help you.There are many, many awards for academic and athletic accomplishments.All in one sentence ,Assumption High is great!!!!!!!!!!!
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