Chalmette High School

1100 East Judge Perez Dr.
Chalmette, LA 70043
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Chalmette High School serves 1,896 students in grades 9-12.
Chalmette High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75% (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 73% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Chalmette High School's student population of 1,896 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 122 teachers has declined by 36% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,896 students
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Total Classroom Teachers122 teachers
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School Comparison

Chalmette High School is ranked within the top 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 diversity score of Chalmette High School is 0.63, which is more 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
#469 out of 1277 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
12%
7%
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Black
31%
43%
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White
51%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.630.61
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Graduation Rate
96%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. Bernard Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Chalmette High School is C.f. Rowley Alternative School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lacoste Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chalmette Lacoste Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 731 students
    0.0 miles
    1625 Missouri Street
    Chalmette, LA 70043
    (504) 304-5747
    0 PK-5 731
  • Chalmette Meraux Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 530 students
    1.4 miles
    4004 Paris Rd
    Chalmette, LA 70043
    (504) 556-0900
    1.4 PK-5 530
  • Chalmette C.f. Rowley Alternative School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 114 students
    1.5 miles
    49 Madison Avenue
    Chalmette, LA 70043
    (504) 301-4001
    1.5 6-12 114
  • Chalmette Chalmette Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 560 students
    1.5 miles
    75 East Chalmette Circle
    Chalmette, LA 70043
    (504) 304-0370
    1.5 PK-5 560
  • Meraux Joseph J. Davies Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 723 students
    1.8 miles
    4101 Mistrot Drive
    Meraux, LA 70075
    (504) 267-7890
    1.8 PK-5 723

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