Grant High School

  • Grant High School serves 661 students in grades 9-12.
  • 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 65-69% (which is approximately equal to the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Grant 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 16:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 56%.

School Overview

  • Grant High School's student population of 661 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students661 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Grant 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 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Grant High School is 0.23, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. 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)#684 out of 1278 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
69%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
2%
7%
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Black
11%
44%
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White
87%
44%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Grant High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.230.60
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Graduation Rate80-84%
79%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Grant High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGrant Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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