Athens High School (Closed 2013)

15520 Hwy 9
Athens, LA 71003
Athens High School served 168 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 40-44% (which was lower than the Louisiana state average of 71%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 55-59% (which was lower than the Louisiana state average of 71%) for the 2011-12 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 was lower than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment was 79% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students168 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Athens High School by grade.

School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(11-12)
40-44%
71%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(11-12)
55-59%
71%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
8%
7%
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Black
70%
43%
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White
21%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Athens High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score
0.460.61
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Graduation Rate
(11-12)
≥80%
76%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Athens High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClaiborne Parish School District
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Athens High School is Gibsland-coleman High School (6.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Gibsland Gibsland-coleman High School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 178 students
    6.4 miles
    10th Street
    Gibsland, LA 71028
    (318) 843-6247
    6.4 PK-12 178
  • Arcadia Arcadia High School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 301 students
    7.5 miles
    967 Daniel Street
    Arcadia, LA 71001
    (318) 263-2264
    7.5 6-12 301
  • Arcadia Crawford Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 265 students
    7.5 miles
    935 Daniel Street
    Arcadia, LA 71001
    (318) 263-8757
    7.5 PK-5 265
  • Homer Homer High School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 203 students
    12.5 miles
    1008 North Main
    Homer, LA 71040
    (318) 927-2985
    12.5 9-12 203
  • Homer Homer Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 384 students
    12.7 miles
    624 Pelican Drive
    Homer, LA 71040
    (318) 927-2393
    12.7 PK-4 384
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