#1 Wildcat Drive
Reserve, LA 70084
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
East St. John High School serves 1,448 students in grades 9-12.
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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 66% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 63% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 57% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,448 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 87%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 74% (Btm 50% in LA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 66% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 63% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

School Overview

East St. John High School's student population of 1,448 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 97 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,448 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
97 teachers
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School Rankings

East St. John High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,267 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of East St. John High School is 0.40, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#717 out of 1267 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
10%
9%
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Black
76%
42%
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White
13%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.40
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Graduation Rate
74%
81%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
53%
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 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (17-18)
3%
3%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

66% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 64% LA state average), while 63% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 70% LA state average).

What is the graduation rate of East St. John High School?

The graduation rate of East St. John High School is 74%, which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 81%.

How many students attend East St. John High School?

1,448 students attend East St. John High School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

76% of East St. John High School students are Black, 13% of students are White, 10% of students are Hispanic, 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 15:1, 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

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,448 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 87%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 74% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 66% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 63% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

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