Dutchtown High School

  • Dutchtown High School serves 2,142 students in grades 8-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 87% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 89% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Dutchtown High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Dutchtown High School's student population of 2,142 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 133 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students2,142 students
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Total Classroom Teachers133 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dutchtown 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dutchtown High School is 0.45, which is more 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)
Overall School Rank
4%
25%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
64%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
89%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
6%
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Black
22%
44%
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White
71%
45%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dutchtown High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.450.35
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Graduation Rate
92%
79%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAscension Parish School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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