Bienville High School

  • Bienville High School serves 35 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥50% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥50% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 35:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Bienville High School's student population of 35 students has declined by 22% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has declined by 85% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students35 students
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Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bienville High School's student:teacher ratio of 35:1 has increased from 6:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bienville High School is 0.51, 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--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥50%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥50%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bienville 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio35:115:1
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Black
58%
44%
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White
40%
45%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bienville High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.510.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bienville High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBienville Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bienville Bienville Educational Center Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12
    0.0 miles
    325 Main Street-highway 507
    Bienville, LA 71008
    (318)385-7554
    0.0 PK-12 n/a
  • Castor Castor High School
    Grades: PK-12 | 561 students
    13.2 miles
    140 Front Street
    Castor, LA 71016
    (318)544-7271
    13.2 PK-12 561
  • Gibsland Gibsland-coleman High School
    Grades: PK-12 | 174 students
    13.5 miles
    10th Street
    Gibsland, LA 71028
    (318)843-6247
    13.5 PK-12 174
  • Saline Saline High School
    Grades: PK-12 | 367 students
    13.6 miles
    1255 Cooper Street
    Saline, LA 71070
    (318)576-3215
    13.6 PK-12 367
  • Arcadia Arcadia High School
    Grades: 6-12 | 311 students
    14.5 miles
    967 Daniel Street
    Arcadia, LA 71001
    (318)263-2264
    14.5 6-12 311

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