Grand Isle High School

  • Grand Isle High School serves 163 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-64% (which is approximately equal to 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 9:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Grand Isle High School's student population of 163 students has grown by 25% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students163 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Grand Isle High School's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has increased from 6:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Grand Isle High School is 0.36, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank#654 out of 1,277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
69%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:115:1
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American Indian
10%
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
4%
6%
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Black
n/a
44%
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White
79%
45%
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Two or more races
7%
2%
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Diversity Score0.360.61
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Graduation Rate≥50%
79%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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My daughter graduated from Grand Isle High School and went on to college and then further training. I loved the close knit school atmosphere and the educational goals of the school.
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