Brusly High School

630 Frontage Road
Brusly, LA 70719
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Brusly High School serves 586 students in grades 9-12.
Brusly High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85-89% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

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Brusly High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

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School Overview

Brusly High School's student population of 586 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 21% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
586 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
40 teachers
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School Rankings

Brusly High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,267 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Brusly 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 Data
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State Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#279 out of 1267 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85-89%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
4%
7%
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Black
36%
43%
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White
59%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.53
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Graduation Rate
85-89%
81%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
2%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 586 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 41%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Top 50% in LA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 85-89% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.53 (Top 50%)

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