East St. John High School

  • East St. John High School serves 1,366 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the LA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 55%.
  • East St. John High School operates within the St. John The Baptist Parish School District.
  • St. John The Baptist Parish School District's 59% graduation rate is lower than the LA state average of 67%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1366 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 106 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,366 students
East St. John High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %East St. John High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers106 teachers
East St. John High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeEast St. John High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
East St. John High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
East St. John High School Asian Students (2000-2014)
Hispanic
6%
6%
East St. John High School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
80%
44%
East St. John High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
14%
45%
East St. John High School White Students (1991-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsEast St. John High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownLA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.340.61
East St. John High School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
71%
58%
East St. John High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
6%
East St. John High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • St. John The Baptist Parish School District's student population of 5,879 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 59% has decreased from 66% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,891 is higher than the state average of $13,503. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $15,388 is higher than the state average of $14,322. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District NameSt. John The Baptist Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
4
Number of Students Managed5,8791,685
St. John The Baptist Parish School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate59%67%
St. John The Baptist Parish School District Graduation Rate (1995-2015)
District Total Revenue$87 MM$30 MM
St. John The Baptist Parish School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$96 MM$31 MM
St. John The Baptist Parish School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$13,891$13,503
St. John The Baptist Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$15,388$14,322
St. John The Baptist Parish School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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