Basile High School

  • Basile High School serves 451 students in grades 4-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 76% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 84% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Basile High School's student population of 451 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-12
Total Students451 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Basile High School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Basile High School is 0.40, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank#236 out of 1,277 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
69%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:115:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
5%
6%
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Black
20%
44%
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White
75%
45%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Basile High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.400.36
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Graduation Rate≥90%
79%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEvangeline Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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