Georgetown High School

  • Georgetown High School serves 251 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75-79% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Georgetown High School's student population of 251 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 62% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students251 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Georgetown High School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Georgetown High School is 0.04, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank#460 out of 1,277 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Georgetown 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Georgetown 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio10:115:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Georgetown High School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
n/a
6%
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White
98%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Georgetown High School and the percentage of White public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Georgetown High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.040.36
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Graduation Rate≥50%
79%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgetown High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGrant Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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