East St. John High School

#1 Wildcat Drive
Reserve, LA 70084
(School attendance zone shown in map)
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 1,307 students in grades 9-12, East St. John High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 19% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 29%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 40%).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 57% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,307 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • : 20% (Btm 50% in LA)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 25% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

School Overview

East St. John High School's student population of 1,307 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 83 teachers has declined by 21% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,307 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
83 teachers
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School Rankings

East St. John High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,237 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of East St. John High School is 0.40, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (LA)
#848 out of 1237 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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19%
29%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of East St. John High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
25%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of East St. John High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
12%
9%
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Black
76%
42%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in East St. John High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
11%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
0.40
This chart display the diversity score of East St. John High School and the public school average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
20%
83%
This chart display graduation rate of East St. John High School and public school graduation rate of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in East St. John High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (17-18)
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in East St. John High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is East St. John High School's ranking?
East St. John High School is ranked #848 out of 1,237 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Louisiana.
What schools are East St. John High School often compared to?
East St. John High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Lutcher High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
19% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 29% LA state average), while 25% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 40% LA state average).
What is the graduation rate of East St. John High School?
The graduation rate of East St. John High School is 20%, which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 83%.
How many students attend East St. John High School?
1,307 students attend East St. John High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
76% of East St. John High School students are Black, 12% of students are Hispanic, 11% of students are White, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of East St. John High School?
East St. John High School has a student ration of 16:1, which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 17:1.
What grades does East St. John High School offer ?
East St. John High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is East St. John High School part of?
East St. John High School is part of St. John The Baptist Parish School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,307 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 25% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

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