Bogalusa High School

  • Bogalusa High School serves 696 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 43% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Bogalusa High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Louisiana state level of 18:1.

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School Overview

  • Bogalusa High School's student population of 696 students has declined by 24% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 40% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students696 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bogalusa High School is ranked within the bottom 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bogalusa High School is 0.31, 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#1205 out of 1277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
64%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bogalusa 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)
43%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
3%
6%
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Black
79%
44%
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White
18%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
Diversity Score0.310.61
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Graduation Rate70-74%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
3%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bogalusa High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCity Of Bogalusa School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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