East St. John High School

  • East St. John High School serves 1,456 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65% (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 56% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • East St. John High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • East St. John High School's student population of 1,456 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 87 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,456 students
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Total Classroom Teachers87 teachers
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School Comparison

  • East St. John High School is ranked within the bottom 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 East St. John High School is 0.33, 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#819 out of 1277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
7%
7%
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Black
81%
43%
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White
12%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in East St. John High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.330.61
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Graduation Rate
80%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
2%
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.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. John The Baptist Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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