Central Lafourche High School

4820 Hwy 1
Raceland, LA 70394
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
5.00 5 1 (2 reviews)
Central Lafourche High School serves 1,334 students in grades 8-12.
Central Lafourche High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 94% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Central Lafourche High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

Central Lafourche High School's student population of 1,334 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has declined by 22% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students1,334 students
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Total Classroom Teachers59 teachers
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School Comparison

Central Lafourche High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,277 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Central Lafourche High School is 0.45, 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 Testing Rank
#84 out of 1277 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
94%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:118:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
6%
7%
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Black
16%
43%
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White
72%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.450.61
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Graduation Rate
98%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLafourche Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Central Lafourche High School is South Terrebonne High School (10.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Lockport Middle School (3.6 miles away)
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School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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BBLMS, BBLES, and CLHS are awesome schools to go to the best schools in the whole wide world.
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Central is a one of a kind school. I may not go to this school but i know plenty of people who have. the acedemic program is a brilliant way to actually get the young people of today thinking and 4 them to actually learn something. I LOVE THIS SCHOOL!!!!!! GO CENTRAL!!!!!!!!!!!!! P.S. i go to slhs but i love central they are so much better in everything they do.!!!!!!!!!!!! keep on being better!!!!!!!
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