Capitol High School

  • Capitol High School serves 405 students in grades 8-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Capitol 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 13:1.

School Overview

  • Capitol High School's student population of 405 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students405 students
Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Capitol High School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Capitol 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Capitol High School is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
64%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
70%
Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
Black
100%
44%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Capitol High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Scoren/a0.35
Graduation Rate70-74%
79%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOrleans Parish School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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