Grace King High School

  • Grace King High School serves 1,390 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 52% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Grace King High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Grace King High School's student population of 1,390 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 66 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,390 students
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Total Classroom Teachers66 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Grace King High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,278 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Grace King High School is 0.66, which is more 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 School Rank (16-17)#948 out of 1278 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
63%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
69%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
6%
2%
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Hispanic
50%
7%
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Black
22%
44%
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White
21%
44%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Grace King High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.660.61
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Graduation Rate
68%
79%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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