2397 Cecilia Sr. High School H
Cecilia, LA 70521
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Cecilia High School serves 787 students in grades 8-12.
Cecilia High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (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 80-84% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Cecilia High School's student population of 787 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has declined by 29% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 8-12
Total Students
787 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
38 teachers
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School Rankings

Cecilia High School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Cecilia High School is 0.52, 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
#251 out of 1267 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
2%
7%
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Black
34%
43%
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White
61%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.52
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Graduation Rate
79%
81%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
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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: 8-12
  • Students: 787 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 39%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 79% (Btm 50% in LA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 80-84% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 80-84% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.52 (Top 50%)

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