Donaldsonville High School

  • Donaldsonville High School serves 457 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70-74% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55-59% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Donaldsonville High School's student population of 457 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students457 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Donaldsonville High School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Donaldsonville High School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank#887 out of 1,277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
69%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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Hispanic
1%
6%
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Black
95%
44%
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White
4%
45%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Donaldsonville High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.100.36
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Graduation Rate85-89%
79%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Donaldsonville High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAscension Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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